A ratite is any of a diverse group of large, flightless birds.

The connection belongs to Ecology connections.

Connected Sites

Air and Téneré: common ostrich
Banc d'Arguin: common ostrich
Cape Floral Region: common ostrich
Iguacu: greater rhea
Iguazu National Park: greater rhea
Ischigualasto / Talampaya: greater rhea, lesser rhea
Konso: Somali ostrich
Lake Turkana: Somali ostrich
Lorentz National Park: southern cassowary
Los Glaciares: lesser rhea
Lower Valley of the Omo: Somali ostrich
Maloti Drakensberg: common ostrich
Mapungubwe: common ostrich
Matobo Hills: common ostrich
Namib Sand Sea: common ostrich
Ngorongoro: common ostrich
Peninsula Valdes: lesser rhea
Richtersveld: common ostrich
Selous Game Reserve: common ostrich
Serengeti: common ostrich
Serra da Capivara: greater rhea
Simien National Park: Somali ostrich
Te Wahipounamu: Okarito kiwi, Haast tokoeka, southern tokoeka
Tongariro National Park: North Island brown kiwi
Twyfelfontein: common ostrich
Uluru: emu
Victoria Falls: common ostrich
W-Arly-Pendjari Complex: common ostrich
Wet Tropics of Queensland: southern cassowary, emu


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