The Australian Brush-Turkey is one of only three megapodes still living wild in Australia today. It has black plumage, a bald red head and yellow wattles, and a tail that fans out vertically like a fish tail, so that it looks rather crazy from any angle! 🙂

See more pics & learn more about this strange bird!
Wikipedia   |   EOL
iNaturalist   |   IBC
Birds in Backyards
Oiseaux Birds
Queensland Government

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