Invasive Species Compendium

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Struthio camelus
(ostrich)

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Struthio camelus (ostrich)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 20 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Animal
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Struthio camelus
  • Preferred Common Name
  • ostrich
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Chordata
  •       Subphylum: Vertebrata
  •         Class: Aves
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    Oxfordshire
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    UK
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Struthio camelus

Preferred Common Name

  • ostrich

International Common Names

  • English: ostrich production; ostriches; ratite production: ostrich
  • French: autruche

Local Common Names

  • France: l'autruche
  • Spain: avestruz

DADIS main name

  • Chadean Ostrich
  • Ghanaian Ostrich
  • Intje
  • Ninningo
  • Pakistani Ostrich
  • South African Black Ostrich
  • Stroutho Camelos
  • Struis Vogel

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Chordata
  •             Subphylum: Vertebrata
  •                 Class: Aves
  •                     Order: Struthioniformes
  •                         Family: Struthionidae
  •                             Genus: Struthio
  •                                 Species: Struthio camelus

Links to Websites

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Ostriches on Linehttp://www.ostrichesonline.comIncludes information on ostrich farming and products.