The Kiwi

Presented for your edification and enjoyment, a very rare 19th century anatomical cross-section of New Zealand’s kiwi.

KiwiApteryx Australis – Anatomical Cross-Section

Many zoologists wondered at its internal structures but more wondered about how well the kiwi went with Midori and vodka. 😆

Related Reading:

Kiwi: New Zealand's remarkable bird
Animals: A Visual Encyclopedia (Second Edition)
Lonely Planet New Zealand's South Island (Travel Guide)
New Zealand Travellers Road Atlas
National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Animals (National Geographic Little Kids First Big Books)

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2 Responses to “The Kiwi”

  1. Soylent Green Says:

    Those vintage illustrations can be worth a fortune. This one, I’d venture, is priceless.

  2. jonolan Says:

    I would certainly say that it’s value cannot be properly measured by money. 😀

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