Top 10 Rare or Endangered Butterflies Teinopalpus aureus Surely one of the world's most gorgeous butterflies, Teinopalpus aureus also sports one of the most inharmonious common names out there: "The Golden Kaiser-i-Hind.
Looks prehistoric! One of the largest and most striking birds in the world--the Cassowary (Indo-Pacifc). This remarkable species can grow to 6 feet, weigh 120 lbs., and can easily kill a human. Beautiful but scary! (Cornell Lab of Ornithology)
A Demure Look -- A Secretary Bird (Sagittarius serpentarius) at the San Diego Zoo in San Diego, California. The Secretary Bird is a very large, mostly terrestrial bird of prey which hunts snakes, lizards and insects.
"I call it" This pelican looks like lunch will drop right in his pouch. That is odd, because pelicans feed on fish, usually n a group, and usually there is a squabble or two. I like pelicans,particularly when they aren't posing for a formal portrait.