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The aepyornis of Madagascar was of an impressive size, mesuring approximately 3m high and could weight half a ton. This "elephant bird", a kind of giant ostrich disappeared during the XVIIth century. It's bigger than any other knowned dinosaur egg and it could contain seven ostrich eggs, one hundred and eighty chicken egg or more than twelve thousand hummingbird eggs.
Samll restoration and showing the exit of the chick.