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Australian Brush-turkey (Alectura lathami) Fact Sheet: Bibliography

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Additional Internet Resources

Brush-turkey Tiles

Tile art of Australian Brush-turkey

Tile art of an Australian Brush-turkey.

Located on a public monument dedicated to Aboriginal culture and history.

Image location: Milbi Wall (or "Story Wall"); Cooktown, Queensland, Australia

Image credit: John Hill via Wikimedia. Creative Commons Attribution-ShareALike 3.0.

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