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Leipoa


Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leipoa
Updated: 2017-07-28T17:05Z
Leipoa
Lipoaocellata.JPG
Leipoa ocellata
Scientific classification e
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Aves
Order:Galliformes
Family:Megapodiidae
Genus:Leipoa
Gould, 1840
Species

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Synonyms
  • Progura De Vis, 1888

Leipoa is a genus of mound-building birds in the megapode family. It contains two species both endemic to Australia, one of which is extinct.[1]

Species

References

  1. ^ Boles, W.E. (2008). "Systematics of the fossil Australian giant megapodes Progura (Aves: Megapodiidae)". Oryctos. 7: 195–295. 


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