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Related to Casuarius: cassowary, Casuariidae
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Noun1.Casuarius - type and sole genus of the Casuaridae: cassowariesCasuarius - type and sole genus of the Casuaridae: cassowaries
bird genus - a genus of birds
Casuaridae, family Casuaridae - a family of large ostrich-like birds including cassowaries
cassowary - large black flightless bird of Australia and New Guinea having a horny head crest
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While the Late Pleistocene age of the basal deposit in Toe Cave was previously suggested, new AMS radiocarbon dates on Casuarius eggshell confirm occupation from 24,000 cal BP.
Reciprocal ecosystem impact and behavioural interactions between cassowaries, Casuarius casuarius, and humans, Homo sapiens: Exploring the natural-human interface and its implications for endangered species recovery in North Queensland, Australia.
Distance and non-randomness of seed dispersal by the dwarf cassowary Casuarius bennetti.