Definition of Struthio. Meaning of Struthio. Synonyms of Struthio

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Definition of Struthio

Struthio
Struthio Stru"thi*o, n.; pl. Struthiones. [L., an ostrich, fr. Gr. ?.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of birds including the African ostriches.

Meaning of Struthio from wikipedia

- Struthio is a genus of bird in the order Struthioniformes. There are two living species, the common ostrich and the Somali ostrich. There are ten known...
- of ostrich are the common ostrich and Somali ostrich, both in the genus Struthio, which also contains several species known from Holocene fossils such as...
- used cucullatus as the specific name, but combined it with the genus name Struthio (ostrich). Mathurin Jacques Brisson coined the genus name Raphus (referring...
- The common ostrich (Struthio camelus), or simply ostrich, is a species of large flightless bird native to Africa. It is one of two extant species of ostriches...
- The Arabian ostrich, Syrian ostrich, or Middle Eastern ostrich (Struthio camelus syriacus) is an extinct subspecies of the ostrich that lived on the Arabian...
- The Somali ostrich (Struthio molybdophanes), also known as the blue-necked ostrich, is a large flightless bird native to the Horn of Africa. It was previously...
- The Asian or Asiatic ostrich (Struthio asiaticus), is an extinct species of ostrich that ranged from Morocco, the Middle East to China and Mongolia. Fossils...
- The Masai ostrich (Struthio camelus m****aicus), also known as the pink-necked ostrich or East African ostrich, is a large subspecies of the common ostrich...
- The South African ostrich (Struthio camelus australis), also known as the black-necked ostrich, Cape ostrich or southern ostrich is a subspecies of the...
- The North African ostrich,red-necked ostrich, or Barbary ostrich (Struthio camelus camelus) is the nominate subspecies of the common ostrich from West...
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