Struthio


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Noun1.Struthio - type genus of the Struthionidae: African ostrichesStruthio - type genus of the Struthionidae: African ostriches
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Struthionidae, Struthionidae - tall terrestrial birds: ostriches
Struthio camelus, ostrich - fast-running African flightless bird with two-toed feet; largest living bird
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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.
En el caso del "avestruz", aunque varias fuentes lo nombran de esta manera, no se trata de Struthio camelus, sino del nandu, una especie de caracteristicas similares al avestruz africano--de ahi que en las fuentes son senalados como "avestruces" en varias ocasiones--, pero un poco mas pequena, cuyo nombre cientifico es Rhea pennata pennata (anteriomente nomenclada como Rhea darwinii y luego Pterocnemia pennata).