55 Bird Species Ranked by Size #infographic

55 Bird Species Ranked by Size #infographic

An overwhelming amount of biodiversity is present on Earth, and birds are no exception. But how many bird species are there? There are about 18,000 species of birds in the world, according to the American Museum of Natural History. The scale, colour, climate, and behaviour of these avian wonders differ. This AlansFactoryOutlet team infographic visualises 50 species of birds and compares them by size:

On Earth, the largest bird is the common ostrich. Male common ostriches will grow up to a whopping 9.2 feet tall as they grow to be an average of seven feet tall! Iostriches can range from 200 to 280 pounds in addition to their regal height. Their enormous scale raises the question: how large are the oysters?


Infographic by: www.alansfactoryoutlet.com

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