List of Flightless Birds

Flightless birds as the names suggest are those birds which are incapable of flying and therefore are sort of an irony as birds are known for flying. Given below is the list of some of the flightless birds which are there –

  1. Ostrich
  2. Penguins
  3. Emu
  4. Cassowaries
  5. Kiwis
  6. Rheas
  7. Snoring Rail
  8. Domestic turkey
  9. Weka
  10. New Caledonian Rail
  11. Lord Howe Woodhen
  12. Calayan Rail
  13. Guam Rail
  14. Junin Flightless Grebe
  15. Kakapo
  16. Takahe
  17. Samoan Wood Rail
  18. Makira Wood Rail
  19. Flightless Cormorant
  20. Inaccessible Island Rail
2 comments… add one
  • Gwenda Talent

    is this the exhaustive list of flightless birds or its just a small chunk

    • Not all birds are covered in the above list

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