Northern cassowary (Casuarius unappendiculatus)

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Northern cassowary fact file

Northern cassowary description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderStruthioniformes
FamilyCasuariidae
GenusCasuarius (1)

Information on the northern cassowary (Casuarius unappendiculatus) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Northern cassowary status

The northern cassowary is classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (April, 2013)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Northern cassowary walking and calling  
Northern cassowary walking and calling

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