This bird will out-dance you, because it has a built-in tutu

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Source: BBC

Birds-of-paradise are known for their extravagant courtship displays, but the parotia may be the best of them all.

Only humans would invent ballet, with its lithe dance moves and slightly bizarre tutus – right?

Wrong. Parotias, a kind of bird-of-paradise from New Guina, got there long before us. Watch the video , to see one in action.

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