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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bird_feet_and_legs

Most birds are digitigrade animals, which means that they walk on their toes, not the entire foot. .... Most birds have 4 toes (digits), typically 3 facing forward and 1 pointing ... Except for ostriches and rheas, pubic bones in the pelvic girdle do not .... webbed or palmated feet of birds can be categorized into the following types:.

www.answers.com/Q/How_many_limbs_does_a_bird_have

Answer A bird has 4 limbs: its arms are wings and its legs are its legs. ... What kind of limbs do birds have and how many? Wings and legs so four. 4 people ...

www.mcwdn.org/Animals/Bird.html

There are four types of feathers for birds: ... Muscular-Skeletal, A bird has an internal skeleton with two pairs of limbs attached to the main body with two legs and ...

bio.edu.ee/animals/Linnud/lialgus.htm

What do birds look like? Birds have an exceptional streamlined body that is covered by feathers. ... Front limbs are modified into wings. ... Males and females of most bird species form pair bonds - i.e., they stay with one another throughout the ...

www.oiseaux-birds.com/article-legs-feet-shapes-intro.html

Birds have very well adapted legs and feet, according to the habitat where they ... the same type of habitat, but with vegetation, involving the need of long legs, ...

www.earthlife.net/birds/anatomy.html

Birds have also had to evolve a compact body shape in order to facilitate flying. ... The leg does not start to extend out from the body until after the knee joint ...

evolution.berkeley.edu/evolibrary/article/homology_02

Homology: Legs and Limbs. Frogs, birds, rabbits and lizards all have differently shaped forelimbs, reflecting their different lifestyles. But those different forelimbs ...

www.beaconlearningcenter.com/weblessons/animallegs/legs004.htm

Look at these cute birds! How many legs does a bird have? 1, 2, 4. So, if one bird has 2 legs, how many legs do 3 birds have?

www.sciencepartners.info/?page_id=705

Many birds (particularly passerine birds) have three toes forwards and one back, while ... Figure 6.40: These illustrations depict the different types of bird feet ...

www.wired.com/2011/08/bird-flight-evolution

Aug 18, 2011 ... Bird Flight Might Have Started With Legs, Not Wings ... "But you can make the argument that the particular form bird skeletons took that opened ...