Abstract

One of the most interesting of the recent additions to the Ornithological Collection is a semi-albino example of Dacelo gigas procured at "Thirribir," Boggabri, New South Wales, by Mr. F. J. Parks during the month of June, and which has been presented by that gentleman to the Trustees. As the bird was received in the flesh and is in perfect plumage, I have taken the opportunity of describing it.

General colour above and below pure white;

 
Download Complete Work

Bibliographic Data

Short Form
North, 1895, Rec. Aust. Mus. 2(6): 87–88
Author
Alfred J. North
Year
1895
Title
Note on a semi-albino specimen of Dacelo gigas
Serial Title
Records of the Australian Museum
Volume
2
Issue
6
Start Page
87
End Page
88
DOI
10.3853/j.0067-1975.2.1895.1202
Language
English
Date Published
30 September 1895
Cover Date
30 September 1895
ISSN
0067-1975
CODEN
RAUMAJ
Publisher
The Australian Museum
Place Published
Sydney, Australia
Digitized
11 September 2009
Reference Number
1202
EndNote
/Uploads/Journals/16674/1202.enw
Title Page
/Uploads/Journals/16674/1202.pdf
File size: 267kB
Complete Work
/Uploads/Journals/16674/1202_complete.pdf
File size: 379kB