Classification
Within iNaturalist.org

All Names

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

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Flickr invite link »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Tree Browser »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

201856111_23c30d6f96_sMagnifier 2845564571_0731e4b769_sMagnifier 3674668946_95d5e837f8_sMagnifier 4435593068_e9ef6e6d58_sMagnifier
Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Struthioniformes."
Invite photos to iNat » View all photos tagged "Struthioniformes" on Flickr »

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Avestruz Genus Struthio

Date

September 21, 2014

Description

this is a very beautiful animal is a member of the family struthionidae, the scientific name of the avestruz is struthio camelus aveztruz is a bird to can not fly and swim only walk and run.

Photos / Sounds

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

Square

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

Square

What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

asemerdj

Date

July 14, 2012

Place

Cape Point (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

asemerdj

Date

November 6, 2013

Photos / Sounds

14972035339_abf478113b_s

What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

martingrimm

Date

September 29, 2009 01:07 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

asemerdj

Date

November 3, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

asemerdj

Date

October 30, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

lhankin

Date

October 24, 2012 02:59 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

P1020789

What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

muir

Date

August 11, 2014 10:44 AM EAT

Place

Ol Pejeta (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ostrich Struthio camelus

Observer

sara4

Date

July 21, 2014

Description

not exactly what i was expecting to see in St Bees.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Ostrich Family Struthionidae

Observer

murray

Date

July 5, 2014 12:32 PM SAST

Description

Female On nest

View all observations

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...

No range data available.