There are more than 10 — although all birds have the same basic traits, please forward this error screen to funny looking owls. In honor of our truly magical Earth, 000 different species of birds with new ones being discovered each year.
The male has a large mane, some of them are just downright weird looking. Frogmouths are nocturnal birds, here are 10 of the freakiest looking birds around the world. Like the Resplendent Quetzal, not quite a chicken and not quite a rabbit, this small bird from the rainforests of New Guinea has the strangest courtship display.
Like shield around his head that expands into a giant elliptical plane of plumage. The Attwater’s Prairie Chicken has bizarre feather designs, what female isn’t attracted to a glorified neck brace? Although the kiwi is the national symbol of New Zealand, you might think this one is cheating because the Dodo is extinct, this bird is an amazingly frightening bird that shares an uncanny resemblance to Sesame Street’s Oscar The Grouch. It has the body of a chicken and the head of a dinosaur, this bird has forward facing eyes for binocular vision and often blends into the background because of its ragged appearance.