(Marchant and Higgins 1993, except as noted)
For detailed descriptions of behaviors, see Marchant and Higgins (1993).
(Natusch et al. 2017)
With long legs, adult Brush-turkeys can outrun most predators.
If a predator grabs its tail, a Brush-turkey can escape by shedding all of its tail feathers, almost instantly.
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