Replica Roadrunner Skull

Bone Clones Inc
SKU: BC-243
Set: Skull Only


The roadrunner, a member of the cuckoo family, is found throughout the Southwestern U.S. Although this species can fly, its better known as a runner, capable  of reaching speeds over 15 mph. As an adaptation for running, this species has two toes that face forward and two backward facing, known as zygodactylism. The roadrunner eats a variety of insects and small vertebrates.
Skull Length: 9cm (3.5in)
Origin: North and Central America


real replica Replica
catalog type Catalog Product
skeleton type Skull
common class Birds
scientific class Aves
scientific order Cuculiformes
scientific family Cuculidae
scientific genus Geococcyx
scientific species californianus