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open-uri20120928-9357-8swcm1 Featured June Print

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2002 British Touring Car Championship
Mondello Park, Ireland. 22nd-23rd June 2002
The Halfords grid girls added some glamour to the day.
Photo: Paul Dowker/LAT Photographic
World LAT PHOTOGRAPHIC
8.9MB Digital File Only

Coloured Engraving of a dodo Featured June Print

Coloured Engraving of a dodo

Engraving of a dodo, an extinct, flightless bird, related to the pigeon. The size of a swan, it was heavily-built and clumsy. Two species were known with certainty: the common dodo Raphus cucullatus from Mauritius, which became extinct between 1665 and 1670, and the Rodriguez solitaire Pezophaps solitaria from the neighbouring island of Rodriguez, which died out around 1761. The dodo's numbers quickly dwindled following the arrival of humans to these isolated habitats. All but defenceless, they were ill-equipped to cope with the new hunters & the competition from other introduced species. Copper engraving from Historia Naturalis Brasiliae, W. Piso & G. Marcgrave, 1658

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