14 November 2006

Phorusrhacids again

Darren Naish wrote four posts recently on these fascinating prehistoric birds. I linked to the first couple earlier; for convenience's sake I'm going to link to all four of them now.

Terror birds

More on phorusrhacids: the biggest, the fastest, the mostest out-of-placest

Giant hoatzins of doom

Goodbye, my giant predatory, cursorial, flightless hoatzin

Phorusrhacos longissimus painting by Zdenek Burian (1905-1981).

1 comment:

Brian Blacknick said...

I enjoyed your blog "Phorusrhacids again". I'm researching terror birds for an upcoming sculpture and the links you provided were quite helpful. Thanks!