Sunday Sketch: Kiwi dads

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Did you know? Kiwi dads are excellent fathers! They alone incubate their one, giant egg each year for about 3 months on end (Taborsky & Taborksy 1999).

Sketch and fact contributed by Victoria Farrar

Source: Taborsky, B. and Taborsky, M. (1999). The mating system and stability of pairs in the kiwi Apteryx spp.  J. Avian Biology. 30: 143-151.

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