Greater Rhea Profile Info

Discussion in 'Birds' started by SharkLover, Aug 2, 2005.

  1. S

    SharkLover New Member Member

    Common Name: Greater Rhea
    Latin name: Rhea americana
    Family: Rheidae
    Length: Large; 51" [inches] (130 cm)
    Plumage: Sexes alike
    Habitat: open landscapes, and scrub
    Migration: Non-Migrant
    Nest: A shallow hollow in the ground, sparsely lined with grass
    Distribution: South America in open country from Brazil south of the Amazon to C.Argentina

    NOTES: Strong legs, short,thick toes, feathers on head, face, and neck, and loose shaggy feathers.
     
  2. J

    Jason Well Known Member Member

    Hey sharklover maybe you should change your name to Birdman-
    You obviously know a shitload about birds
     
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    OP
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    SharkLover New Member Member

    I'm a girl though...
     
  4. J

    Jason Well Known Member Member

    Sorry Birdgirl then
     




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