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Avian adaptations
 
Breath taking bird metabolism

Higher body temperature and super efficient respiratory systems enhances muscle function - but the high blood pressure has a cost.
Flight path

A major adaptation that distinguishes birds from other classes of animals
Songbirds and shrill shouters

Melodious or otherwise - they're one part of birds' complex communications
Fancy feet and feathers

Birds fly, swim, run, climb and burrow so it's not surprising their feet and feathers show a vast array of adaptations.
 

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