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

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Recent observations

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

Square

What

Emu Family Dromaiidae

Observer

sara4

Date

April 10, 2014

Place

london zoo (Google, OSM)

Description

London zoo

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Ostrich Family Struthionidae

Observer

murray

Date

July 5, 2014 12:32 PM SAST

Description

Female On nest

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Ostrich Family Struthionidae

Observer

murray

Date

July 5, 2014 11:56 AM SAST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Southern Cassowary Casuarius casuarius

Observer

carmelo_lopez

Date

October 15, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Masai Ostrich Struthio camelus ssp. massaicus

Observer

martingrimm

Date

June 30, 2014 12:05 PM EAT

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern Cassowary Casuarius casuarius

Observer

jdelgadoesteban

Date

June 14, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

A male Southern Cassowary helping his 3 chicks to cross a road at Mission Beach, Far North Queensland, Australia.

Male Cassowaries are in charge of the incubation and rearing of the young chicks until they are nearly a year old. This male crossed the road 3 times, every single time taking one chick at a tme to the other side of the road.

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern Cassowary Casuarius casuarius

Observer

jdelgadoesteban

Date

June 14, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

A male Southern Cassowary trying to cross a road at Mission Beach, Far North Queensland, Australia.

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern Cassowary Casuarius casuarius

Observer

jdelgadoesteban

Date

June 14, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

A male Southern Cassowary trying to cross a road at Mission Beach, Far North Queensland, Australia.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Somali Ostrich Struthio camelus ssp. molybdophanes

Observer

sterocker

Date

July 2, 2013

Place

Tsavo west (Google, OSM)

Tags

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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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