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Australian Brush-turkey

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Alectura lathami Scientific name
Craciformes Order
Megapodiidae Family
60-75 cm [ wingspan about 85 cm ] Length
Scrub to rain forest. Lowland & montane areas. Endemic to Austrailia:- New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Kangaroo Island Habitat
16 and 24 large white eggs Clutch
Fruit, seeds small creatures Food  
Lays communualy in mounds Habits
108 - TSN: 175704 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

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AKA Czech: Tabon lesní
Danish: Kratkalkun
German: Australisches Talegalla, Buschhuhn
English: Australian brush turkey, Australian Brushturkey, Australian Brush-turkey, Brush Turkey, Brushturkey, Bush turkey, Scrub Turkey, Yellow-wattled Brush-Turkey
Spanish: Talégalo Cabecirrojo, Telégala de Cabeza Roja
Estonian: kalkun-rihukana
Finnish: Kekokana
French: Dindon des broussailles, Talégalle d'Australie, Talégalle de Latham
Italian: Megapodio australiano, Tacchino di boscaglia australiano, Talegalla
Japanese: yabutsukatsukuri
Japanese: ヤブツカツクリ
Latin: Alectura lathami
Dutch: Australische boskalkoen, Boskalkoen
Norwegian: Klaveovnhøne
Polish: nogal brunatny
Russian: Австралийская Большеногая Курица, Кустарная индейка, кустарниковый большеног, Кустарниковый большеногая
Slovak: Tabon morkovitý
Swedish: Buskhöna
Chinese: 灌丛塚雉



Alectura lathami
Alectura lathami lathami
Alectura lathami purpureicollis
Gallus gallus x Alectura lathami

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