- One female lays up to 12 eggs per clutch.
- Consequently there can be up to 30 eggs in an nest.
- One egg weighs – 1.22 – 1.75 Kg.
- Its contents – is 0.74 – 1.42 Litres – equaling about 24 chicken eggs.
- An Ostrich egg can take up to 2 hours to get it hard boiled.
- The shell of the egg is strong enough to allow an adult man to stand on it without breaking it.
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