the emeu

The Emeu

Just like ostriches, they are flightless birds which live in the slightly-wooded savannah. They weigh over 50kg, measure 1.80m high and run up to 50km/h.

Diet: this is composed of plant seeds, fruit and a few insects.

Classe 
aves
Famille 
dromaiidae
Ordre 
struthioniformes
Statut 
not endangered
Longévité 
20 years
They incubate fifteen or so green-bronze eggs for around 60 days.