Cassowary Facts: the MOST DANGEROUS Bird (?) | Animal Fact Files

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  • Published on:  Sunday, March 17, 2019
  • A cassowary is often cited as the world's most dangerous bird, but there's more to the cassowary than that! On this episode of Animal Fact Files discover some big birds who can make the deepest sound ever heard in bird language! Watch this video to learn more cassowary facts!

    Scientific Name: Genus Casuarius
    Range: Northern Australia, New Guinea, and surrounding islands
    Habitat: Deep forests, wetlands, rainforests, and mountain forests
    Size: 5.8 feet (170cm) tall; up to 167 pounds (76kg)
    Diet: Fruits
    Threats: Habitat loss, dogs, and humans
    Life span: About twenty years

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    Image and Video Credits:
    Kevin Judge - https://www.clipvl.net/video/M4q3jYAm2oc/video.html
    epSos.de - https://www.clipvl.net/video/HNkA1Rv6EeY/video.html
    Kaisa Breeden - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TJLLV8XpjT0; https://www.clipvl.net/video/2Bwtf6eJMxs/video.html
    Tchami - https://www.flickr.com/photos/tchami/15551791752
    Andy Hay - https://www.flickr.com/photos/andyhay/43275909445
    Nigel Swales - https://www.flickr.com/photos/zooeurope/29887945642
    Bernard DUPONT - https://www.flickr.com/photos/berniedup/7795388452
    Arjan Haverkamp - https://www.flickr.com/photos/ajhaverkamp/2698852442
    Graham Winterflood - https://www.flickr.com/photos//26813509361
    Jennifer Morrow - https://www.flickr.com/photos/donotlick/4220318177
    Victor Burolla - https://www.flickr.com/photos//3522902966
    Steve Wilson - https://www.flickr.com/photos/pokerbrit/17189633571
    Paul IJsendoorn - https://www.flickr.com/photos/ijsendoorn/379148971
    _paVan_ - https://www.flickr.com/photos/_pavan_/15121541098
    photophilde - https://www.flickr.com/photos/photophilde/2439396988
    Brian Gratwicke - https://www.flickr.com/photos/briangratwicke/5338159722
    Arjan Haverkamp - https://www.flickr.com/photos//2410252206
    Cburnett - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Double-wattled_Cassowary.jpg
    22Kartika - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kasuari_(Northern_Cassowary).jpg; https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kasuari_(Northern_Cassowary_or_Single-wattled_Cassowary,_Casuarius_unappendiculatus,_Casuarius_unappendiculatus).jpg
    WhiteducksIG - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Close-up_shot_of_a_Cassowary.jpg
    Martin Sordilla - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Casuarius_bennetti_-Avilon_Zoo,_Rodriguez,_Rizal,_Philippines-8a.jpg
    www.viajar24h.com - https://ru.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%A4%D0%B0%D0%B9%D0%BB:Casuarius_unappendiculatus_-Northern_Cassowary_-side_head.jpg
    Andrey Ostroverhov -https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%A4%D0%B0%D0%B9%D0%BB:Cassowary_distribution_map.png
    Stephen Schulz - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Southern_Cassowary1.JPG
    Robert J Tidey - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:3_month_old_Cassowary_chick_-_Feb_2013.JPG
    Palloy - https://vimeo.com/275553255
    Nick.hobgood - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Casuarius_casuarius_Southern_Cassowary_PNG_2_by_Nick_Hobgood.jpg

    Research Credits:
    https://animals.sandiegozoo.org/animals/cassowary
    https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/tetrapod-zoology/how-dangerous-are-cassowaries-really/
    https://www.britannica.com/animal/cassowary
    http://mentalfloss.com/article/80394/10-facts-about-cassowaries
    https://www.publish.csiro.au/mu/MU9820283S
    https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/journal-of-zoology/article/attacks-to-humans-and-domestic-animals-by-the-southern-cassowary-casuarius-casuarius-johnsonii-in-queensland-australia/BB57CAB41903DE6486FB7031A7E290D9
    https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/j.1442-9993.2009.02041.x
    https://researchonline.jcu.edu.au/9389/
    https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/j.1744-7429.2007.00372.x
    https://academic.oup.com/auk/article/120/4/1062/5147885
    http://www.publish.csiro.au/pc/PC060175
    https://animaldiversity.org/accounts/Casuarius_casuarius/
    https://animaldiversity.org/accounts/Casuarius_bennetti/
    http://www.cassowaryconservation.com/downloads/mack-2003-cassowary-infrasound.pdf
    https://hypertextbook.com/facts/2003/ChrisDAmbrose.shtml

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