Alectura lathami


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Noun1.Alectura lathami - black megapode of wooded regions of Australia and New GuineaAlectura lathami - black megapode of wooded regions of Australia and New Guinea
megapode, mound bird, mound-bird, scrub fowl, mound builder - large-footed short-winged birds of Australasia; build mounds of decaying vegetation to incubate eggs
Alectura, genus Alectura - brush turkeys
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Paternity in the Australian brush-turkey, Alectura lathami, a megapode bird with uniparental male care.
Goth A and Proctor H (2001) Pecking preferences in hatchlings of the Australian brush-turkey, Alectura lathami (Megapodiidae): the role of food type and colour.
Goth A and Jones DN (in press) Ontogeny of social behaviour in the megapode Alectura lathami (Australian brush-turkey).