What kind of energy does a flying bird have?
the energy to fly
The largest flying bird in the world is the Andean Condor. Argentavis magnificens was the largest bird ever to have flown EDIT: Incorrect. The Andean Condor is not the largest flying bird currently living. The Dalmatian Pelican has a bigger average wingspan and a larger average weight and is the largest flying bird currently living.
There are a few reasons. First and foremost a bird is lighter than a bat of the same size. Birds have hollow bones, which makes their skeletons very lightweight. Second, flying requires a lot of energy, and the bigger the animal the more energy it takes. Birds have a complex respiratory system that is more efficient than that of any mammal to meet these energy needs. Finally, the largest birds are mostly gliders. The largest…
The Largest Flying Bird Today Is The Condor. The Largest Flying Bird That Has Ever Lived On The Planet Was The Argentavis, It's Wings Can Be 8 Meters. And Can Be 2.2 Meters Tall. The Tallest Bird Today Is The Sarus Crane Which Can Be 1.8 Meters Tall. The Flying Bird With The Longest Wingspan Today Is The Wandering Albatross. Their Wings Can Be 3.5 Meters.