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The Ostrich Dinosaur

  The humble Ostrich belongs to the ratite family Struthioniformes, other members are rheas, emus, cassowaries, moa, kiwi and the largest known bird, extinct Elephant Bird. Ostriches inhabited Gondwana land which split apart in the early Jurassic Period 184 million years ago. Therefore the humble Ostrich has for over about 184 million odd years evolved from the…