Shoebills

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Shoebill
The Shoebill (Balaeniceps rex) is an awe-inspiring and enigmatic bird species native to the wetlands and swamps of central tropical Africa. Towering at around 4 to 5 feet in height, the Shoebill's most striking feature is its gigantic, shoe-shaped bill, which can grow up to an astonishing 9 inches long. 🎥 tiktok.com/@slash
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close-up look at the most prehistoric looking bird alive today, the Shoebill Stork