Passeriformes

Scrub-birds (Atrichornithidae)

HBW 9, p. 474

  • Small, largely terrestrial, highly secretive birds with short, rounded wings, broad and rather long tail often carried cocked, long and strong legs with well-muscled thighs.
  • South-west and eastern Australia.
  • Dense undergrowth in scrub, thicket and forest.
  • 1 genus, 2 species, 3 taxa.
  • 2 species threatened; none extinct since 1600.
  • 2
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