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NZ Herald/NZPA: Male moa stayed at home to sit on eggs

Peter Griffin posted in on September 8th, 2010.

Analysis of moa eggshells suggest that, much like modern ratites like the kiwi, it was male moa that sat on eggs to incubate them while the females went looking for food. Female moa, which in some species were up to twice the size of the males, would have crushed their eggs had they sat on […]

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