Cassowary Bird: Animal Fact File (The Most Dangerous Bird in The World?)

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Gazing upon this magnificent creature might convince some they are looking at an extinct dinosaur species and not a living bird. Native to tropical forests of New Guinea, Indonesia, and Northern Australia, the cassowary is physically imposing. Grouped as a ratite, the cassowary’s closest relation is the emu, but other members of this group include … Read more

Amazing Animals of New Zealand – 10 Native Animals

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Continental history collides with geothermal and climatic factors to create the extraordinarily unique ecosystem of New Zealand. With only two native land mammal species, birds, reptiles, and invertebrates have evolved to fill the role of mammals developing peculiar adaptations along the way. New Zealand’s isolated position and late colonization left wildlife without many evolutionary pressures. … Read more