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Synonyms for Megapodius

type genus of the Megapodiidae

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Abandoned Orange-footed Scrubfowl (Megapodius reinwardt) nests and coastal rainforest boundary dynamics during the late Holocene in monsoonal Australia.
Stone's suggestion (Stone 1989, 1991, 1992, 1995) that the mounds are not cultural features, but instead were built by a species of scrub hen (Megapodius reinwardt) has been widely rejected in archaeological circles (see Bailey 1991, 1993a, 1994; Cribb 1991, 1996; Bailey, Chappell and Cribb 1994; Mitchell 1993; Roberts 1994; Robins, Stock and Trigger 1998; Rowland 1994; Veitch 1994; Williams 1994).
galeritus]), Pteroptochos megapodius, Anairetes parulus, and meadowlark (Sturnella loyca).