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Australian BrushTurkey  Alectura lathami,Australian Brushturkey Click/tap to enlarge Species intro

Australian BrushTurkey

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The Australian Brushturkey or Australian Brush-turkey, , also frequently called the Scrub Turkey or Bush Turkey, is a common, widespread species of mound-building bird from the family Megapodiidae found in eastern Australia from Far North Queensland to Illawarra in New South Wales. The Australian Brushturkey has also been introduced to Kangaroo Island in South Australia. It is the largest extant representative of the family Megapodiidae and is one of three species to inhabit Australia. Despite its.. more

Similar species: Chicken-like Birds
Species identified by Graeme Ruck
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By Graeme Ruck

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Uploaded Aug 1, 2013. Captured Aug 2, 2013 10:41.
  • Canon EOS 1000D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/64s
  • ISO800
  • 300mm