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Cassowaries are covered in black feathers with the exception of the skin on the head and throat, which are brightly coloured red and blue. by Kaisa and Stanley Breeden

The Black-necked Stork (Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus) is a tall long-necked wading bird in the stork family. It is a resident species across South and Southeast Asia with a disjunct population in Australia. It lives in wetland habitats to forage for a wide range of animal prey.

Black-necked stork (Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus) - Australia by Nolan Caldwell. (In Australia, this stork is called a jabiru, but is what Americans call a black-necked stork. This is not the same as the jabiru which has the scientific name Jabiru mycteria)

cassowary a very large flightless bird related to the emu, with a bare head and neck, a tall horny crest, and one or two colored wattles. It is native mainly to the forests of New Guinea.