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Golden Eagle Wing, Articulated
SC-073-67-A $135.00

Golden Eagle wings are composed of the same bones found in other vertebrates with some modifications for flight, such as modified joints for folding and locking of wings, fused wrist bones and a reduction of digits.

To enable flight, the avian skeleton includes several unique features. It is lightweight, often weighing less than the bird's feathers. Certain bones, called pneumatic bones, are composed of air-sacs supported by cross-struts, which reduces the bone's weight while maintaining its structural rigidity.

There are four basic bird wing shapes, each suited to specific environments and type of flight: Passive Soaring Wings for passively using thermal updrafts over land to soar, glide and circle; Active Soaring Wings for actively seeking air currents over oceans to travel long distances, Elliptical Wings for predator evasion, fast take offs, and short bursts of speed with high maneuverability, and High Speed Wings for prolonged high speed travel. There is one additional specialized shape, for hovering.

A large, powerful raptor, the Golden Eagle has long, broad wings with 'fingered' feather tips that it uses to soar on thermal updrafts and glide between them. It prefers open landscapes in mountainous areas, and hunts both from perches and in flight. Several different hunting methods may be used depending on prey, weather and topography, with low contour flight and glide attack being a primary strategy.

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Scientific Name Catalogue # Size Price
Aquila chrysaetos SC-073-67-A 22 ¾" L extended 58cm L $135.00
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Bone Clones® bag for skulls and skeletal parts, useful for carrying and storing any number of Bone Clones® products. Its roomy 12" x 18" size makes it suitable for most human, hominid, and primate skulls, as well as many other medium-sized Bone Clones®. You can even use it for transporting your natural bone skulls. The soft grey flannel offers gentle protection and the sturdy braided cord provides a secure closure. If you're unsure whether a certain product will fit, feel free to contact us to check.

Catalogue # Size Price
BA-100 12" W x 18" L $12.50
TOTAL 135.00
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