Struthio camelus


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Related to Struthio camelus: Diomedea exulans
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Noun1.Struthio camelus - fast-running African flightless bird with two-toed feetStruthio camelus - fast-running African flightless bird with two-toed feet; largest living bird
flightless bird, ratite, ratite bird - flightless birds having flat breastbones lacking a keel for attachment of flight muscles: ostriches; cassowaries; emus; moas; rheas; kiwis; elephant birds
genus Struthio, Struthio - type genus of the Struthionidae: African ostriches
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Effects of storage length and weight loss during incubation on the hatchability of ostrich eggs Struthio camelus.
The animal struthio camelus, which can grow to nine feet tall, can be trained to successfully herd sheep.
animal struthio camelus, which to nine feet tall, can be trained to herd sheep.
1992) y silvestres como Columba livia (Guraya 1989a, b) Zarnesku 2004); Spheniscus magellanicus (Bulfon & Bee de Speroni 2003); Struthio camelus (Madekuroswa & Kimaro 2006, 2008); Columbina picui (Altamirano et al.