Lyrebirds

(Menuridae)

Class Aves Order Passeriformes Suborder Passeri (Oscines) Family Menuridae

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Large, brown, ground-foraging birds with strong legs and long tails, highly ornamental in the males

Size

Number of genera, species

1 genus; 2 species

Habitat

Forest

Conservation status

No species threatened or extinct

Distribution

Endemic to south-eastern Australia

Distribution

Endemic to south-eastern Australia

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