Gallery description : cassowary picture

The maximum speed it is able to reach is 50km/h (31mph). These birds usually live 40 - 60 years. Cassowary is a bird that usually lives in wet tropical forests. It has a feathers skin type. It has 1.5m - 2m (59in - 79in) wing span. The diet is omnivore. The average weight is 25kg - 58.5kg (55lbs - 129lbs).

Facts about cassowarys
NameCassowary
Conservation StatusVulnerable
Wing Span1.5m - 2m (59in - 79in)
Main PreyInsects, grass, fungi
KingdomAnimalia
Average Clutch Size5
PhylumChordata
Size (H)1.5m - 2m (59in - 79in)
Scientific NameCasuarius
GenusCasuarius
PredatorsDingo, crocodile, humans
TypeBird
Top Speed50km/h (31mph)
FamilyCasuariidae
OrderCasuariiformes
HabitatWet tropical forests
ColourBlue, yellow, black, tan
DietOmnivore
Weight25kg - 58.5kg (55lbs - 129lbs)
Distinctive FeaturesSharp claws and horn-like crest
LifestyleSolitary
Life Span40 - 60 years
ClassAves
Skin TypeFeathers
Image Details
Description Cassowary picture. Cassowary wallpaper 1366x768
Width 1298 pixels
Heigh 691 pixels
File type JPG
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