The Great Auk is extinct since the year 1844. Wilhelm Blasius (Braunschweig) assumes, that the Bird lived on the Edley-Island of Iceland. On display is a female.


  • Title: Great Auk (Pinguinus impennis)
  • Date Created: 1846
  • Location: Oldenburg
  • Type: Preparation
  • Rights: Landesmuseum für Natur und Mensch Oldenburg

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