Birds

Photographs of articulated bird skeletons in rough evolutionary groups

 

Courtesy of the University Museum of Zoology, Cambridge 

for reference, academic and educational use only.

No commercial reproduction is permitted.

Ratites
Palaeognathae including rhea, emu
Goose, swan and ducks
Pink footed goose, whooper swan, red breasted merganser
Flamingoes
Phoenicopterus
Waders
Neoaves - Godwits, puffin, guillemot, stone curlew
Penguins
Neoaves - King or Emperor Penguin
Cormorants
Neoaves - Cormorants (northern and flightless), gannet, spoonbill
Spoonbills
Spoonbill and hamerkop
Birds of Prey
Neoaves - White tailed or sea eagle, osprey
Parrots
Parrots and hornbills
Passerines
Perching birds including birds of paradise
Other Birds
Hoatzin, night parrot, oven bird
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