Maleo

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Science
Subject:
Animals
Grade:
7

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Maleo

The scientific name of this bird is Macrocephalon maleo but it is commonly known as the Maleo.They are closely related to chickens and they live in the lowland rainforest but make their way to the coast for nesting.

Maleo Bird

Endemic To Sulawesi

Adaptations

1) Instead of incubating eggs, they lay them in the hot sand.2) The mother digs one individual hole for each egg. 3) As soon as the Maleo hatches, It heads straight to the forest for protection.

The Maleo is endangered!

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