Published On: Thu, Jan 5th, 2017

Top 10 Most Beautiful And Largest Birds In The World 2017

Birds are a usual beauty, and in the world, God Created and made large kinds of birds, in these birds, some are mammoth, gigantic, and some are small, they are gorgeous, and everyone astonishes to see their natural beauty, so in this context, there are many largest birds exist in the world.

But we have to discuss about the 10 beautiful & largest birds have enormous speed, and they can effortlessly travel from one place to another, some of these birds are only found in precise areas, but some are those which a person can see everywhere, it is interesting to know that majority of birds species of this world are much beautiful but in these species some have extraordinary and striking features which outrank others.

So here we have list of top 10 most beautiful and largest birds in the world 2017.

10: King Penguin (3 Feet)
This specie is so far called as the second largest of bird from the family of penguins, as this penguin is also further divided into two more types which are P. Halli, and P. patagonicus, these are mostly found in the areas of South Atlantic and halli elsewhere, King penguins eat mainly lanternfish, small fish, and squid but rely less than most Southern Ocean predators on krill and other crustaceans. On foraging journeys they frequently dive to over 100 meters and have been recorded at lowest point greater than 300 meters, this natural beautiful bird in mostly in between of 70 top 100 cm.


9: Dwarf Cassowary (3.4 Feet)
This largest bird the dwarf cassowary also known as the little cassowary, Bennett’s cassowary, mountain cassowary, or mooruk, this is interesting to know that the smallest of the three species of cassowaries, the dwarf cassowary is a large bird but is somewhat smaller than other living types of cassowaries (the southern cassowary and northern cassowary). According to reports, it is between 99 to 150 cm (3.25 and 4.92 ft) long and weighs of this bird is between 17.6 and 26 kg, it is flightless beautiful bird but feet of this bird are powerful and larger, as these both sexes are similar in shape, height of this bird is 3.4 feet.


8: Emperor Penguins (3.7 Feet)
As it is clear from the name of this cute bird that the emperor penguin is the heaviest and tallest of all living penguin types and is endemic to Antarctica, according to reports, the male and female are much similar in plumage and size, as reaching 122 cm (48 in) in height and weight is from 22 to 45 kg. The dorsal side and head are black and piercingly described from the pale-yellow breast, white belly and bright-yellow ear scraps, like all penguins it is flightless, with a aerodynamic body, and wings stiffened and compressed into flippers for a nautical habitat, penguin likes to eat small fishes.


7: Great Bustard (3.8 Feet)
This is another most beautiful bird with great height exists in this world; the great bustard is a bird in the bustard family but this is the only member of the genus Otis, it breeds in open plain and farmland in southern and central Europe, and across moderate Asia, European populations are mainly resident, but Asian birds move more south in winter. According to estimate, Spain and Portugal now include about 60% of the world’s population of this beautiful bird, despite of all; it is called as the heaviest living animal which is able to fly besides of its height which is 3.8 feet.


6: Greater Rhea (4.5 Feet)
Light purple colored beautiful bird, he greater rhea is a flightless bird which is mostly found in eastern South America, other names for the greater rhea comprise the common, grey, or American rhea; ñandú or ema, one of two types in the genus Rhea in the family Rheidae, the larger rhea is endemic to Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Bolivia, and Uruguay, it inhabits a range of open areas, such as grasslands, grassy wetlands or savanna, it is also largest bird in South America with total height of 4.5 feet and weight of this bird is from 20 to 27 kilograms.


5: Kori Bustard (5 Feet)
The kori bustard is another largest but able of flying bird that is native to Africa, it is a member of the bustard family of species which all fit in to the order Gruiformes and are limited in distribution to the Old World, it is one of the four major species (series from Africa to India to Australia) in the large-bodied Ardeotis genus. But according to reports, the male bird of this family kori bustard may be the heaviest living animal competent of flight as male kori bustard is much more twice heavier than that of the female members so they are about 5 feet high.


4: Southern Cassowary (5.1 Feet)
Lusty with beautiful black hairs, the southern cassowary also known as double wattled cassowary, two-wattled cassowary or Australian cassowary is a large flightless black bird. It is a ratite and consequently related to ostrich, emu, and the Rhea and Kiwi genus. It is interesting to know that Cassowaries are closely linked to the kiwis, both families deviating from a common antecedent approximately 40 million years ago, The southern cassowary is disseminated in steamy rainforests of New Guinea, Indonesia, and northeastern Australia, it prefers height below 500 m (1,600 ft) on New Guinea and 1,100 m (3,600 ft) in Australia.


3: Emu (5.9 Feet)
The Emu is the second-largest or biggest living bird by height, after its ratite family member, the ostrich, it is endemic to Australia where it is the major native bird and the only extant member of the genus Dromaius, the emu’s variety covers most of mainland Australia, but the Tasmanian emu and King Island emu breeds became wiped out after the European settlement of Australia in 1788. The bird is adequately common for it to be rated as a least concern species by the International Union for Conservation of Nature, so Emu has height more than 5.9 feet and has speed more than 5o km/h.


2: Dalmatian Pelican (6 Feet)
The only specie of its family, the Dalmatian pelican is a gigantic member of the pelican family; it breeds from southeastern Europe to India and China in bogs and low lakes, the nest is a crude mound of vegetation and plants, so according to research, No subspecies are known to live over its wide range, but these are based on size differences, Pelecanus crispus palaeocrispus, a Pleistocene paleosubspecies, has been explained from fossils healthier at Binagady, Azerbaijan, despite of its great height of 6 feet, it has also largest beak as well.


1: Ostrich (6.9 Feet)
The ostrich or common ostrich is either one or two types or species of large flightless birds inhabitant to Africa, it is single or only living member of the genus Struthio, which is in the ratite family, in 2014, the Somali ostrich was predictable as a different species therefore it is considered of two types of this bird. The diet of ostrich consists mostly of plant substance, though it also eats invertebrates, it lives in itinerant groups of 5 to 50 birds, when endangered, and the ostrich will either hide itself by lying flat alongside the ground or run away because it has great speed of running.


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