All Names of Flightless Birds?

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A flightless bird is a bird that cannot fly. They can however run or swim. Flightless birds usually have smaller wing bones and they lack keel on their breastbone.
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Flightless birds have a small keel and wings.
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Flightless birds are birds which lack the ability to fly, relying instead on their ability
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Flightless birds are called Ratites. They lack the keel (high ridge) on the breastbone to which the flight muscles of flying birds are attached.
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The answer I think is ostrich Ostriches are native to Australia, though, I'm not certain there are any native to Africa. Also, no birds truly bury their heads in the sand, that's
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Not all birds can fly. Several kinds of birds are flightless, such as penguins, ostriches and emus. Flightless birds have smaller wing bones and have a reduced or absent keel--a chest bone that flight muscles attach to.
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