Superb Lyrebird — A Superb Mimicker

Sidra Kazmi


Superb Lyrebird is a South-eastern Australian songbird that is famous for its outstanding vocal mimicry. Scientifically identified as Menura novaehollandiae, this bird belongs to the family Menuridae. Capable of mimicking sounds from its environment, it can effortlessly recreate the sounds of other birds, human beings, car alarms or any other mechanical sounds that fall in their hearing more