Alice Springs Desert Park
The Emu (Dromaius novaehollandiae) is the second largest bird in the world next to the ostrich, being Australia’s largest living flightless bird. It has height up to 1.9 metres and can weigh more then 45 kg.
The following images of the emu were taken at the Alice Springs Desert Park.
Images © G Sully / Images © Ausemade PL
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- Scientific classification
- Kingdom: Animalia
- Phylum: Chordata
- Class: Aves
- Order: Casuariiformes
- Family: Casuariidae
- Genus: Dromaius
- Species: D. novaehollandiae
- Binomial name: Dromaius novaehollandiae