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Re: The duck that ruled the world



George wrote:

Visit this website to find out about Bullockornis, the giant duck that ruled
the world.


http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_5041.html

Wow! The implication is that the dromornithids - the largest birds that ever lived - were not ratites but giant members of the Anseriformes (ducks, geese, swans). According to this article anyway.


Double wow!


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