Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Megapodes :: Malleefowl
Malleefowl Leipoa ocellata
Described by: Gould (1840)
Alternate common name(s): Mallee Fowl
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeSw. Australia; Sc. Australia;
Endemic to s. Australia mostly s. of Tropic of Capricorn from c. Western Australia, sw. Northern Territory, South Australia (Gluepot Station Reserve, Innes National Park, Coorong National Park), w. and c. New South Wales (Round Hill Nature Reserve) s. to the coast in nw. Victoria (Wyperfield National Park, Hattah-Kulkyne National Park).
Introduced on Kangaroo Is., but probably extirpated.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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