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A fancy tail doesn’t have to be exceptionally long — it can also be exceptionally well styled. Such is the case with the tail feathers of the Wilson’s bird-of-paradise.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Long-tailed_Widowbird

The long-tailed widowbird is a member of the genus Euplectes, and therefore closely related to other species of widowbirds and bishops. The long-tailed widowbird is classified as a passerine bird in the weaver family, Ploceidae, named in 1758 by Carl Linnaeus in 1758.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flight_feather

Flight feathers (Pennae volatus) are the long, stiff, asymmetrically shaped, but symmetrically paired pennaceous feathers on the wings or tail of a bird; those on the wings are called remiges (/ ˈ r ɛ m ɪ dʒ iː z /), singular remex (/ ˈ r iː m ɛ k s /), while those on the tail are called rectrices (/ r ɛ k ˈ t r aɪ s iː s /), singular rectrix (/ ˈ r ɛ k t r ɪ k s /).The primary ...

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The Onagadori Cocks, due in large to a genetic mutation that prevents molting. If cared for, the tail feathers can grow continuously for the entire life of the bird, reaching lengths at great as ...

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Observe it’s long tail and the size of single feather…. Crested Argus (Rheinardia oicellata) A male feeding. The train of this bird is longest of any bird and is believed to contain the longest (and widest) feathers to occur in a wild bird. This bird is found in forests of Vietnam, Laos and Malaysia in Southeast Asia.

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Longest Tailed Chicken The Japanese Onagadori has the longest tail. 2nd Longest Tailed Chicken The chicken with the longest tail and tail feather is the Japanese phoenix rooster, it tail feathers ...

themysteriousworld.com/birds-with-amazing-tails

Superb Lyrebird is a ground-dwelling bird with an extraordinarily long tail feathers. This magnificent bird is native to rainforests of Southeastern Australia. It’s a large bird where the male bird has an exceptionally long tail. It took seven years to reach the full length of the tail (up to 28 inches).

news.nationalgeographic.com/2016/04/160430-animals-science...

The male long-tailed widow bird uses its tail feathers to attract females. Photograph by Jason Gallier, Alamy Slighty longer, with a tail four times its body length , is the male long-tailed widow ...

www.worldatlas.com/articles/animals-with-the-longest-tails...

The award for longest tail in the bird kingdom goes to the male long-tailed widowbird, which can be found throughout Africa. This species has an impressive tail length with between 6 and 8 feathers that measure 20 inches in length, or four times the length of its body.

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Whether extra long or just extra weird, the tail of a bird is the feature that draws the most attention towards it. Today we will explore the spectacular tails that some birds possess, many of ...