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Sternum (Breast Bone) of the Grey-necked Wood-rail Aramides cajanea (MCZ 343822)


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Phylogenic Position
Aves - Neognathae - Gruiformes - Rallidae - Aramides - Aramides cajanea
Species Description
The Gray-Necked Woodrail is a common member of the Rallidae family, found mostly in the tropical/subtropical swamps and forests of Central and South America. It is a wading bird about the size of a chicken, and uses its long legs to easily move about the shallow water, where it forages for crabs, mollusks and small amphibians. The Gray-Necked Woodrail will also eat seeds, berries and insects; it has been known to follow army ant swarms to capture escaping insects and small vertebrates.
Specimen Information
Species Aramides cajanea (Grey-necked Wood-rail)
Element Sternum (Breast Bone)
Specimen Number MCZ 343822
Sex
Location
Geological Age Recent
 
Technical Information
Scanner Konica Minolta Range7
Resolution 100 ┬Ám
Number of Data Points 316812
Number of Data Polygons 158416
Date Scanned June 01, 2008
Scan Technician Michael Krzyzak
Edited By Michael Krzyzak
 
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