Taxon profile


Struthio Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Struthioniformes »  family Struthionidae - ostriches

Temporal range:Lower Miocene - recent
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Included taxa

Number of records: 15

species Struthio asiaticus Milne-Edwards, 1871 - Asian Ostrich
species Struthio brachydactylus Burchak-Abramovich, 1949
species Struthio camelus Linnaeus, 1758 - Ostrich

Struthio camelus - Ostrich

species Struthio coppensi Mourer-Chauviré, Senut, Pickford & Mein, 1996
species Struthio dmanisensis Gabunia et al., 2000
species Struthio linxiaensis Hou, Zhou, Zhang & Wang, 2005
species Struthio molybdophanes Reichenow, 1883 - Somali Ostrich

Struthio molybdophanes - Somali Ostrich

species Struthio oldawayi Lowe, 1933
species Struthio orlovi (Kuročkin & Lungo, 1970)
species Struthio wimani Lowe, 1931

Struthio incertae sedis

species Struthio anderssoni Lowe, 1931
species Struthio chersonensis Brandt, 1873
species Struthio daberasensis Pickford, Senut & Dauphin, 1995
species Struthio kakesiensis Harrison & Msuya, 2005
species Struthio karingarabensis Senut, Dauphin & Pickford, 1998

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [836aba40-df5e-4ee3-8253-d319a911f6e6]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Struthio Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 7 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Struthio Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017

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