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  Ostrich (Struthio camelus)

Ostrich | Struthio camelus photo
Ostrich female

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Ostrich | Struthio camelus photo
Ostrich male

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Ostrich | Struthio camelus photo
Ostrich portrait

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Ostrich | Struthio camelus photo
Ostrich chick

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OSTRICH FACTS

distribution map showing range of Struthio camelus in Australia

Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License




Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Struthioniiformes
Family:Struthionidae
Genus:Struthio
Species:camelus
Common Name:Ostrich