mallee bird

Related to mallee bird: Malleefowl

mal`lee´ bird`


1.(Zool.) The leipoa, or Australian moundbird; it incubates eggs naturally in sandy mounds. See Leipoa.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Of the 66 bird species detected nine are either listed under the Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act (1988), or are part of relevant listed communities (Victorian Temperate Woodland Bird Community or Victorian Mallee Bird Community).
Species in bold denote those listed under the Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act (1988), either as an individual species or part of the relevant listed communities (Victorian Temperate Woodland Bird Community or Victorian Mallee Bird Community).
1) and other Mallee birds, and to conduct baseline fauna inventory for mammals and reptiles.