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Collections from Storage: A Visit to our Hidden Treasures

Superb Lyrebird
Accession number : G-77-527-Hi-S
Scientific Name : Menura novaehollandiae
English Name : Superb Lyrebird
French Name : Ménure superbe
Specimen Nature : mounted specimen
Age or Developmental Stage : adult
Sex : male
Locality Description : Australia
Date Collected : before 1977

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Superb Lyrebird : The male has a spectacular tail with feathers that look like a lyre.

Credits : Musée de la nature et des sciences, Sherbrooke

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