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wpe1CC.jpg (22047 bytes) Philippine Megapode Alternate name
Megapodius cumingii  Scientific name
Craciformes Order
Megapodiidae Family
35 cm Length
Tropical rainforest, mangrove, up tp 2,000m. Island of Borneo, Brunei, [Indonesia:- Greater Sundas, Sulawesi:- Sangihe Islands,] Malaysia, [Philippines:- Lucon, Mindanao, Mindoro, Palawan, Panay] Habitat-Altitude-Range
Pinkish red eggs  pale with age. Clutch
Grain, plant matter, insects. Food  
116 - TSN: 553822 World Number
Least concern  Status

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Cebuano: tabon
Czech: Tabon filipínský
Danish: Filippinsk Buskhøne
German: Philippinenhuhn, Sulawesi Grossfusshuhn
English: Megapode, Philippine Megapode, Philippine Scrub Fowl, Philippine Scrub Hen, Philippine Scrubfowl, Philippine scrup hen, Sulawesi megapode, Tabon Megapode, Tabon Scrubfowl
Spanish: Talégalo Filipino, Telégala Malaya
Estonian: filipiini rihukana
Finnish: Filippiinienisojalka
French: Mégapode de Tabon, Mégapode des Philippines
Indonesian: Gosong Pilipina
Italian: Megapodio delle Filippine, Megapodio tabon
Japanese: parawantsukatsukuri
Japanese: パラワンツカツクリ
Latin: Megapodius cumingii, Megapodius freycinet cumingii, Megapodus cumingii
Malay: Tambun
Dutch: Filippijns Boshoen
Norwegian: Mjaueovnhøne
Polish: nogal rdzawolicy
Russian: Филиппинская курица
Slovak: tabon cervenolíci
Swedish: Tabonstorfothöna
Chinese: 菲律宾塚雉
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