鸵鸟

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鸵鸟Tuo Niao

 名:Struthio Camelus

英文名:Ostrich

分 类:鸵鸟目   鸵鸟科

分 布:原产于热带稀树草原和非洲萨赫勒地区,北方和南赤道森林区

生活习性:栖息在平原荒漠,主食植物,也吃小动物,是现存的鸟类中体型最大的鸟,不会飞翔,双腿修长、强健、善奔跑,最高时速可达70公里/小时。雄配多雌,卵重比鸡蛋大约20倍,孵化期约40天。它们的寿命可达40-45年。野生个体受CITES附录Ⅰ保护。

 

Scientific name: Struthio Camelus

English name: Ostrich

Category : Struthionformes  Struthionidae

Distribution: Ostriches prefer open land and are native to the savannas and Sahel of Africa, both north and south of the equatorial forest zone.

Habits: Live in plain desert. The ostrich's diet consists mainly of plant matter, also eats invertebrates. They cant fly but running quickly speed up to 70km/h. Ostrich eggs over 20 times the weight of a chicken's egg. The incubation period is about 40 days, their lifespan is up to 4045 years. Listed  Appendixof CITES in wild.