Translation for 'kori bustard' from English to Russian
NOUN   a Kori bustard | Kori bustards
африканская большая дрофа {ж} [Ardeotis kori]
kori bustard
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Translation for 'kori bustard' from English to Russian

kori bustard
африканская большая дрофа {ж} [Ardeotis kori]орн.T
Usage Examples English
  • The secretarybird has a relatively short digestive tract in comparison to large African birds with more mixed diets, such as the kori bustard.
  • Perches may include branches of vegetation or even the backs of large animals, such as the kori bustard.
  • Bustards are all fairly large and two species, the kori bustard and the great bustards are frequently cited as the world's heaviest flying birds, since both may exceed 20 kg (44 lbs).
  • Among bustards, this species is smaller only than the Kori bustard and the great bustard in size.
  • In this role, she is also the keeper of the "International Studbook for the Kori Bustard ("Ardeotis kori")" and the "International Studbook for the Buff-Crested Bustard ("Lophotis gindiana")", official records of the animals' history published in the "International Zoo Yearbook" by the Zoological Society of London.

  • Among all living flying birds, the Andean condor is the third heaviest after the Kori bustard and great bustard (up to [...]), and second only to the wandering albatross (up to [...]) in wingspan.
  • When alarmed, kori bustards make barking calls and bend forward and spread their tail and wings to appear larger.
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