Replica Black Skimmer Skull

SKU: TQ-133
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The skimmer, named for its low flying foraging technique, can be found along the North American Atlantic, Pacific and Gulf coasts as well as a large region of South America. This species uses its laterally compressed mandible to slice through the water while it skims the surface searching for prey. Skimmers feed on various species of small fish including anchovies, silversides and killifish.
Skull Length: 12cm (4.7in)
Origin: North & South America


real replica Replica
catalog type Catalog Product
skeleton type Skull
common class Birds
scientific class Aves
scientific order Charadriiformes
scientific family Rynchopidae
scientific genus Rhynchops
scientific species niger