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    • Struthioniformes
  • English
    • Ostriches, Emus, Kiwis, and Allies
    • Ratites
  • Spanish
    • Avestruces, emús, kiwis y parientes

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

congonaturalist

Date

August 26, 2014 02:22 PM CET

Photos / Sounds

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What

Avestruz Genus Struthio

Observer

pausota

Date

July 30, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Avestruz con cabeza blanca y cuerpo negro. Pico grande y pelo corto.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ostrich (Struthio camelus) Struthio camelus

Observer

tony_wills

Date

September 15, 2007

Description

Tall black and white bird.

Photos / Sounds

What

Ostrich Family Struthionidae

Observer

ravensingh

Date

August 30, 2014

Description

I went to African Lion Safari and spotted these ostriches. They're honestly very tall and it may be a bit difficult to tell with these photos. The one single ostrich I posted a photo of was coming and pecking at my car because I'm guessing it smelt the food. Quite amusing!

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Photos / Sounds

What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

ivanjaramillo

Date

September 28, 2014

Description

It was so big that I was on a mirror part but the ostrich was able to be bigger than me.
It had white head another one had the head coffe torning to white

Photos / Sounds

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What

ostrich Family Struthionidae

Observer

sofhia

Date

September 20, 2014

Place

zoologico de guallabamba,quito Ecuador (Google, OSM)

Description

This is an ostrich and they have long necks and are super fast.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

asemerdj

Date

July 14, 2012

Place

Cape Point (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Masai Ostrich Struthio camelus ssp. massaicus

Observer

asemerdj

Date

November 6, 2013

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

martingrimm

Date

September 29, 2009 01:07 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Masai Ostrich Struthio camelus ssp. massaicus

Observer

asemerdj

Date

November 3, 2013

Photos / Sounds

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What

Masai Ostrich Struthio camelus ssp. massaicus

Observer

asemerdj

Date

October 30, 2013

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

lhankin

Date

October 24, 2012 02:59 AM EDT
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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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