A man decided to trek in a tropical jungle with his friend. But as they were walking around the jungle, they found a strange white flower. This strange thing really caught there attention because it is their first time seeing such kind of flower. Out of curiosity, the man decided to move closer and so he could touch them.
The moment they touched the flowers, they were surprised that it moved, prompted the man to call his companion. Then, the moving flower starts to reveal itself slowly. Its head started to appear and when it saw that there are two men standing near it, it flew and run away. It turned out that the moving flowers were actually a bird.
Because of what they encounter, the two started searching and digging up information about the strange bird using the internet. They found out that it is called ‘Lyrebird‘.
According to Good Times, the adult male ‘Lyrebird’ has an old brown feather on its head while the back is gray colored. The lower part of the body of the bird is pale and slightly gray. Its tail is 50-60 centimeters long known as ‘lyrates’. Overall, this bird has seven pairs of feather with the middle part longer than the other.
A ‘Lyrebird’ is so unique that produces sound like a car engine, a dog barking and more. It can also produce a loud, deafening and thunderous sound like a bell. It chooses the wet tropical rain forest as its habitat such as in Tasmania, Australia.
Moreover, the male Lyrebird always make sure the safety of the area to attract female of its kind, dancing and produced a melodious sound to steal the attention of the females. However, these kinds of bird are shy and won’t reveal itself so easily.
The mating season occurs around April until October and in the north from May until August where the male ‘Lyrebird’ will build a nest using foliage and twigs from plants. Its eggs are purple and grey that needs at least six weeks to hatch. From six to ten weeks, the fledgling will leave the nest but still depends on the mother for the next seven to eight months.
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