Birds questions This is a list of recently added questions about birds. Play birds quiz and see all the questions. Which is the world's slowest bird?American woodcock. The American woodcock is the only species of woodcock inhabiting North America. During migration, their flight speeds have been clocked at 26 to 45 kilometers per hour. However, the slowest flight speed ever recorded for a bird, 8 kilometers per hour, was also recorded for this species.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 25% Javan woodcockJavan woodcock3American woodcockAmerican woodcock3imperial snipeimperial snipe5Amami woodcockAmami woodcock1ornitology riddles » What is the world's smallest bird?Bee hummingbird. The bee hummingbird is the smallest living bird. Females are slightly larger than males, with an average weight of 1.95 g and length of 5.5 cm. As its name suggests, it is scarcely larger than a bee.Created by: Ninjaihard 45% violet-headed hummingbirdviolet-headed hummingbird28crimson topaz hummingbirdcrimson topaz hummingbird80ruby-topaz hummingbirdruby-topaz hummingbird73bee hummingbirdbee hummingbird149zoology riddles » What is the National Bird of the United States ?Bald eagle. The bald eagle is both the national bird and national animal of the United States of America. The bald eagle appears on its seal. In the late 20th century it was on the brink of extirpation in the contiguous United States. Populations have since recovered and the species was removed from the U.S. government's list of endangered species on July 12, 1995 Created by: Tschukavery hard 28% Martial eagleMartial eagle46Bald eagleBald eagle62White-tailed eagleWhite-tailed eagle29Golden eagleGolden eagle79USA riddles » What is the name of this exotic bird?Stinkybird. The hoatzin (Opisthocomus hoazin), also known as the stinkybird, is a species of tropical bird found in swamps, riparian forests, and mangroves of the Amazon and the Orinoco Delta in South America. It is notable for having chicks that possess claws on two of their wing digits. Created by: Tschukavery hard 32% Gouldian finchGouldian finch20Buteogallus Buteogallus 81Aratinga Aratinga 77StinkybirdStinkybird87South America riddles » What bird is that?Great auk. The great auk is a species of flightless alcid that became extinct in the mid-19th century. It is unrelated to the birds now known as penguins, which were discovered later and so named by sailors because of their physical resemblance to the great auk. The great auk was found in the cold North Atlantic coastal waters.Created by: Ninjaihard 55% chinstrap penguinchinstrap penguin60gentoo penguingentoo penguin73Adélie penguinAdélie penguin80great aukgreat auk270animals riddles » What animal is depicted in the center of the Uganda flag?Gray-crowned Crane . The Gray-crowned Crane of Uganda – one of the most beautiful and majestic birds in Africa Gray Crowned Cranefound in Uganda where it is also the National symbol and the national bird of Uganda. This elegant bird moves in grace in a most stately way with a very dignified gate. Created by: Tschukavery hard 29% Gray-crowned Crane Gray-crowned Crane 299RoosterRooster376PeacockPeacock126Black-crowned CraneBlack-crowned Crane209flags riddles » The Haast's eagle is the largest eagle known to have existed. Where did it live?New Zealand. The Haast's eagle is an extinct species of eagle that once lived in the South Island of New Zealand. Its massive size is explained as an evolutionary response to the size of its prey, the flightless moa, the largest of which could weigh 230 kg. Haast's eagle became extinct around 1400, after the moa were hunted to extinction by the first Māori.Created by: Ninjaihard 51% MadagascarMadagascar57BorneoBorneo93New ZealandNew Zealand191CubaCuba29eagles riddles » What is the closest living relative of the dodo? (an extinct flightless bird)Pigeon. The dodo is an extinct flightless bird that was endemic to the island of Mauritius, east of Madagascar in the Indian Ocean. The dodo's closest genetic relative was the also extinct Rodrigues solitaire, the two forming the subfamily Raphinae of the family of pigeons and doves. The closest living relative of the dodo is the Nicobar pigeon.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 28% turkeyturkey62vulturevulture52ostrichostrich89pigeonpigeon80animals riddles » To which family of birds does the one on the picture belong?Heron. The boat-billed heron, colloquially known as the boatbill, is a member of the heron family, and was formerly thought to be in a monotypic family, Cochlearidae. It lives in mangrove swamps from Mexico south to Peru and Brazil. It is a nocturnal bird, and breeds semi-colonially in mangrove trees, laying 2–4 bluish white eggs in a twig nest.Created by: Ninjaihard 57% storkstork76balaenicipitidaebalaenicipitidae284heronheron635ibisibis105America riddles » What is the name of this bird thought to be extinct but then again rediscovered in 1948?Takahē is a flightless bird indigenous to New Zealand. It was thought to be extinct after the last four known specimens were taken in 1898. However, after a carefully planned search effort the bird was rediscovered by Geoffrey Orbell on 20 November 1948.Created by: Ninjaihard 50% MoaMoa232WekaWeka155TakahēTakahē515KeaKea112zoology riddles » Play birds quiz and see all the questions.