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Australia's stunning Lyrebirds are not as numerous as pre-settlement, adult males are the ones that display a beautiful tail assembly and mimic just about everything (mostly the bird species within their range). Grey/brown plumage lighter grey underneath, rufous/grey wings, tail feathers consist of dark thick general tail, when breeding the tail includes fine filaments of white with two lyre-shaped 'fronds' striped copper on each side from tail base. Pheasant-like in appearance.
Found in eastern parts of Australia in moist forests, sometimes venture into gardens, need vegetation to survive.