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Extinct birds

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+ Elephant Bird
+ Dodo
+ Guam kingfisher (Todiramphus cinnamominus)

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Elephant bird

Elephant bird egg

elephant bird egg

Elephant Bird
Order: Struthioniformes
Family: Aepyornithidae
Centre Valbio
Ranamafana
Madagascar 2013
July 16, 2013

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Madagascar 2007

Elephant bird egg

egg

Egg of extinct ratite
possibly Aepyornis maximus
Madagascar 2007
August 15, 2007

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The Darwin Safari 2007

Elephant bird egg - Natural History Museum

darwin 
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This egg is humongous even in comparison with an ostrich egg. The egg is from an extinct species of birds that inhabited Madagascar.
Natural History Museum, England

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Dodo (Raphus cucullatus)

Dodo

dodo

Dodo (Raphus cucullatus)
Family: Columbidae - doves and pigeons
Darwin Safari
September 6, 2007
Canon 30D

c.f. Extinct birds

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Guam kingfisher (Todiramphus cinnamominus)

Extinct in the wild

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Guam kingfisher (Todiramphus cinnamominus)
Family: Alcedinidae
Tracy Aviary, Liberty Park
Salt Lake City
August 23, 2017
Canon 7Dmark2

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Extinct in the wild

utah
Guam kingfisher (Todiramphus cinnamominus)
Family: Alcedinidae
Tracy Aviary, Liberty Park
Salt Lake City
August 23, 2017
Canon 7Dmark2

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Guam in the wild

utah
Guam kingfisher (Todiramphus cinnamominus)
Family: Alcedinidae
Tracy Aviary, Liberty Park
Salt Lake City
August 23, 2017
Canon 7Dmark2

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Guam kingfisher - a sign

guam kingfisher
Guam kingfisher (Todiramphus cinnamominus)
Family: Alcedinidae
Tracy Aviary, Liberty Park
Salt Lake City
August 23, 2017
Olympus Tough TG-5

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Modified: November 14, 2018
Created: November 14, 2018 (from birdz/eggs.html)
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