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kori bustard A nice kori bustard in the Kalahari Ardeotis kori,Kori bustard Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

kori bustard

A nice kori bustard in the Kalahari

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  1. Nice! Can you please set the country using the "Set country" button? Posted 5 years ago
  2. whoa... cool bird! Great focus, detail, and color! Posted 5 years ago
    1. It,s got the lot what a great shot. Posted 5 years ago

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The kori bustard is the largest flying bird native to Africa. It is a member of the bustard family, which all belong to the order Gruiformes and are restricted in distribution to the Old World. It is one of the four species in the large-bodied ''Ardeotis'' genus. In fact, the male kori bustard may be the heaviest living animal capable of flight. This species, like most bustards, is a ground-dwelling bird and an opportunistic omnivore.

Similar species: Crane-like Birds
Species identified by dunlak
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Uploaded May 25, 2015.