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Female Ostrich, Struthio camelus
Ostrich, Struthio camelus, female, flightless bird. Serengeti National Park, Tanzania, East Africa. It is distinctive in its appearance, with a long neck and legs and the ability to run at maximum speeds of about 70 kilometres per hour, 43 mph, the top land speed of any bird. The Ostrich is the largest living species of bird and lays the largest egg of any living bird.
grasslands, savannah
Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Date taken
July 2010
Scientific name
Struthio camelus
Equipment used
Canon 450D, Tamron zoom lens
Super wonderful!!! Love the pose and the setting. Fantastic photograph!
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Opus Editor
That's a super picture you've taken of this Ostrich Carole-Anne.

I've now uploaded it to The Opus article - many thanks for sharing it with us.

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