Up until the mid 20th century, ostriches occurred naturally in southwestern Asia, the Arabian peninsula, and Africa. They have since been hunted to extinction except in sub-Saharan Africa.
Biogeographic Regions: ethiopian (Native )
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Distribution"
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Keenan Donegan, University of Michigan
Donegan, K. 2002. "Struthio camelus" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Struthio_camelus.html
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