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Emu

Dromaius novaehollandiae

Description:

Emus are large birds. The largest can reach up to 150–190 cm (59–75 in) in height, 1–1.3 m (3.3–4.3 ft) at the shoulder. They have long neck and legs, small vestigial wings, the wing chord measuring around 20 cm (7.9 in) long, and have a small claw at the tip of the wing.

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6 Comments

Christiane
Christiane 9 years ago

An AUSSIE in Puerto Rico.. Great shot.. :)

gatorfellows
gatorfellows 9 years ago

A smile to make my day Thanks :)

Seema
Seema 9 years ago

happy face..

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 9 years ago

Say "cheese"!

Telse
Telse 9 years ago

Look @ those eyes! Sweet!

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

Interesting series but I'm surprised to see an emu in Puerto Rico! Where was this spotting?

TaniaSaís
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TaniaSaís

Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico

Spotted on Jan 31, 2013
Submitted on Jan 31, 2013

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