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Recent observations

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What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

July 8, 2009 01:26 PM EDT

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What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

johnnybirder

Date

December 26, 2014

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What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

givernykate

Date

April 19, 2015

Description

Ostrich at Auckland Zoo

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What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

tklink

Date

February 1, 2015

Description

Ostriches on an ostrich farm in northern Germany. Apparently they don't mind the generally cold climate.

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What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

bdtpapagayo

Date

May 22, 2015

Description

Es el ave más grande y de mayor peso del mundo. Cuando nacen los polluelos miden entre 25 y 30 cm de altura, pesando unos 900 g. Durante el primer año de vida los polluelos crecen unos 25 cm al mes.

Photos / Sounds

What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

dhobern

Date

May 20, 2015 05:02 PM CEST

Description

Struthio camelus Linnaeus, 1758, Ostrich, male, Cape Point, South Africa, 20 May 2015

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What

Masai Ostrich Struthio camelus ssp. massaicus

Observer

bee-elle

Date

September 8, 2014

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What

Masai Ostrich Struthio camelus ssp. massaicus

Observer

bee-elle

Date

August 6, 2014

Place

nairobi (Google, OSM)

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No photos or sounds

What

Somali Ostrich Struthio camelus ssp. molybdophanes

Observer

sindic

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Somali Ostrich Struthio camelus ssp. molybdophanes

Observer

sindic

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Somali Ostrich Struthio camelus ssp. molybdophanes

Observer

sindic

Date

July 17, 2005 11:15 AM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Somali Ostrich Struthio camelus ssp. molybdophanes

Observer

sindic

Date

July 4, 2005 12:54 PM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Description from Wikipedia

A ratite is any of a diverse group of large, flightless birds of the superorder Palaeognathae. There is still some controversy regarding the systematics involved. Some sources state that Ratites are synonymous with Struthioniformes, while other sources state that Ratites are the same group, only that the order Struthioniformes contains only the Ostrich and possibly the Elephant Bird. Ratites belong to the modern bird superorder Palaeognathae which consists of ratites and tinamous (compare to Neognathae). Unlike...

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