fiery billed aracari

The fiery billed aracari’s sharp beak can slice open fruit.

Delightfully Different

There are more than 10,000 types of birds. They are all different. They come in different sizes. Ostriches are very tall. The bee hummingbird is tiny. It can fit in your hand.

Bird beaks can be different sizes. The aracari has a long beak. The superb parrot has a short beak. The sword-billed hummingbird’s beak is as long as the rest of its body!

Some birds are colorful, like the superb fairywren. Other birds are brown.

superb fairywren

superb parrot

The superb parrot’s tiny beak helps it nibble flowers.