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Emu

Dromaius novaehollandiae

Description:

Adult Emu with eggs and Emu babies.

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Liam
Liam 9 years ago
Dromaius novaehollandiae Emu


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7 Comments

ShriPatwardhan
ShriPatwardhan 9 years ago

The adult Emu and its eggs are pictured at Oudtshoorn in South Africa. The babies in the last 3 pictures are pictured in an Emu Breeding Farm near Mumbai, India.

ShriPatwardhan
ShriPatwardhan 9 years ago

Thanks everyone. I will a detail information also. Just to make a point the Emu is considered as a direct descendent of the Dinosaurs. The foot clawas are classically "TRIDENT" like dinosaurs

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 9 years ago

Wow!!

Liam
Liam 9 years ago

They almost look like dinosaurs!

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

Nice series!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 9 years ago

I love the babies in pictures 3 and 4.

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 9 years ago

I know that doesn't look like a "nest" but it is, so please consider adding this spotting to the Animal Architecture mission at http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8082...

ShriPatwardhan
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ShriPatwardhan

Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, South Africa

Spotted on May 24, 2010
Submitted on Jun 1, 2012

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