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What Makes The Freaky Shoebill Stork So Strange?

It has been said that the shoebill stork is the most terrifying bird in the world, but I suppose that answer depends on your point of view. The appearance of a shoeb

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The appearance of a shoebill is such that it gives the impression either that it possesses the same zany appeal as the extinct dodo or that it is about to launch an assault at any moment.

Marshes in South Sudan, Uganda, and other parts of East Africa are home to these birds that look like they came from the prehistoric era.

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It is comparable to a Dutch clog in that it is five inches wide, has sharp edges and a sharp hook at the end, and has been given that comparison.

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In point of fact, they belong to a family that is entirely their own. Although they have some similarities with storks and herons, pelicans are their most direct ancestors.

These creatures have gained a reputation for being hostile, and they are by no means a bird that a stranger can approach without putting themselves in danger, as some amateur photographers have learned the hard way.

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Source: Kingdomstv

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