Brush-turkey



megapode.
Historical Examples

Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 4 of 4: S-Z and supplements) Various
Lippincott’s Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, Volume 26, July 1880. Various
Curiosities of Civilization Andrew Wynter

noun
any of several gallinaceous birds, esp Alectura lathami, of New Guinea and Australia, having a black plumage: family Megapodidae (megapodes)

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