Birds

Birds are bipedal (walks on two legs), egg laying. warm blooded animals. The features that make birds unique are beaks, feathers and wings. Even though they have wings there are several varieties of flightless birds. Birds live on every continent in the world.

Blue Faced Honey Eater

Blue-Faced Honeyeater

Entomyzon cyanotis

Crested Screamer

Crested Screamer

Chauna torquata

Pied Hornbill

Pied Hornbill

Tockus fasciatus semifasciatus

African Ground Hornbill

Bucorvus leadbeateri

American Flamingo

Phoenicopterus ruber

Barn Owl

Tyto alba

Black Swan

Black Swan

Cygnus atratus

Photo by Adam Maly

Common Peafowl

Pavo cristatus

Coscorba Swan

Coscoroba Swan

Coscoroba coscoroba

Emu

Emu

Dromaius novaehollandiae

Green Winged Macaw

Green-Winged Macaw

Ara Chloroptera

Laughing Kookaburra

Laughing Kookaburra

Dacelo novaeguineae

Red-Tailed Hawk

Buteo jamaicensis

Trumpeter Hornbill

Trumpeter Hornbill

Bycanistes Bucinator

Turkey

Phasianide meleagris

Turkey Vulture

Cathartes aura

West African Crowned Crane

Balearica paonina pavonina

White Naped Crane

White-Naped Crane

Grus vipio

Yellow Crested Cockatoo

Cacatua sulphurea