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(Natural Science): ostrich in Addo Park Eastern Cape South Africa WL.jpg
D=2004-07-31 [Jul 31, 2004]; S=816kB, 1840x1232; T=JPEG image [MIME:image/jpeg].
Key: D= file date of exhibit; S= size in bytes, XxY pixels, etc; T= type of exhibit; L= location/time or viewpoint of exhibit (if known).
- ostrich = Struthio camelus, ostriches, Vogelstrauss, Strauß, Struthioniformes, Aves, bird, ratite = Females have lighter feathers for better camoflage when incubating eggs during the day; males have black feathers to be better hidden at night. The name comes from the Greek "sparrow camel". See www.ostrichesonline.com and nature.ca for more!
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- ostrich = Struthio camelus, ostriches, Vogelstrauss, Strauß, Struthioniformes, Aves, bird, ratite
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- south africa = .za, RSA, Republic of South Africa, Südafrika, África del Sur, Afrique du Sud, 南非
- south africa eastern cape = Oos-Kaap
- south africa eastern cape addo elephant national park = AENP
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