Where are ostriches found?

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What is the biggest bird that can fly? Today's largest living flying bird is the royal albatross, which has a wingspan of about 11.4 feet. That's a baby compared to P.sandersi. As for the previous world's largest flying bird, the Argentavis—a distant relative of today's Andean condor—was estimated to have a 23 foot-wingspan.

Are ratites dinosaurs? Ratites – dinosaur birdsOnly one ratite can fly, the tinamou of South America. Ratites are morphologically different to other birds. They are ancient birds that began to evolve around 60 million years ago, during the Cretaceous period, whennon-avian dinosaurs were the dominant animal life on Earth.

What does emu taste like? “It tastes a lot like beef even though it's a bird,” Green adds. But unlike beef, emu meat has a low-fat content similar to chicken, according to a 1998 study in the World's Poultry Science Journal.