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The common ostrich is the largest living species of bird and lays the largest eggs of any living bird (extinct elephant birds of Madagascar and the giant moa of New Zealand laid larger eggs).
The common ostrich's diet consists mainly of plant matter, though it also eats invertebrates. When threatened, the ostrich will either hide itself by lying flat against the ground, or run away.
In much of their habitat, temperatures vary as much as 40 °C (72 °F) between night and day.
The ostrich or common ostrich (Struthio camelus) is either one or two species of large flightless birds native to Africa, the only living member(s) of the genus Struthio, which is in the ratite family.
In 2014, the Somali ostrich (Struthio molybdophanes) was recognized as a distinct species.
The common ostrich is farmed around the world, particularly for its feathers, which are decorative and are also used as feather dusters. massaicus) averaged 115 kg (254 lb) in males and 100 kg (220 lb) in females, while the nominate subspecies (S. camelus) was found to average 111 kg (245 lb) in unsexed adults.
Its skin is used for leather products and its meat is marketed commercially, with its leanness a common marketing point. Exceptional male ostriches (in the nominate subspecies) can weigh up to 156.8 kg (346 lb).
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Other members include rheas, emus, cassowaries, moa, kiwi and the largest known bird ever, the now-extinct elephant bird (Aepyornis).