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Pachystruthio
Temporal range: Late Pliocene – Early Pleistocene
Giant ostrich by kawekaweau-d16rait
A restored sketch sheet of a size comparison between a human along with a giraffe and Struthio dmanisensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Struthioniformes
Family: Struthionidae
Genus: Struthio
Species: S. dmanisensis
Type species
Struthio dmanisensis
Вurchak-Abramovich & Vekua, 1990

The Giant ostrich (Struthio dmanisensis) is an extinct Eurasian species of ostrich which lived in the Late Pliocene to the Early Pleistocene of Georgia. It was one of the largest members of the genus Struthio.

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