High Five!

Roman sent me a photograph of a juvenile dove exhibiting penta-pamprodactyly. [info]thorazinekizzez has already posted video of this dove which she identified as a White-winged Dove (Zenaida asiatica).

22 June 2008 at the Rogers Wildlife Rehabilitation Center



The inability to perch or walk and the untidy vent (the sight of which I have spared you) foretell that this young one probably will not be a node in a future phylogenetic tree.

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~ by finchwench on Wednesday, 25 June 2008.

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