Is an Ostrich a Bird? Facts, Diet & Habitat Information

The world’s largest bird that cannot fly is the ostrich (Struthio camelus, which means “camel-like” in Latin). It is found in the savannahs and grasslands of South Africa. Australia has also begun to use it. The ostrich is a “ratite,” which translates as “bird without wings.” It is the sole species in its Struthionidae family…