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Grey-Headed Swamp Hen Taxidermy Mount

Grey-Headed Swamp Hen Taxidermy Mount

Regular price £545.00 GBP
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A modern mounted Grey-Headed Swamp Hen (Porphyrio poliocephalus) by Taxidermist Robert Ellis

A high quality full mount of an adult female, stood upon a dry log with head lowered, mounted above a simulated pool of water, amidst faux reeds, lily pads and wood chips, set upon an oval oak base.

Width 45cm
Overall height 39cm

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The Grey-headed Swamphen, scientifically known as Porphyrio poliocephalus, is a captivating bird species that graces wetlands across its diverse range. This avian beauty stands out with its vibrant plumage and distinct features.

This species thrives in a variety of wetland environments, including freshwater swamps, ponds, lakes, and marshes. Its distribution spans regions in Australia, New Zealand, Southeast Asia, and the Indian subcontinent, where it adds a touch of elegance to the diverse ecosystems it inhabits.

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