One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A common ground-dwelling Australian songbird with black-and-white plumage, long legs, and a loud piping call.
Grallina cyanoleuca, family GrallinidaeAlso called peewee
- ‘‘How long before feral pigeons and sparrows replace local magpie larks and crested pigeons feeding beneath the cafe tables of Alice Springs? ‘he asks.’’
- ‘A large number of magpie-larks forage in the park surrounding Calamvale Creek.’
- ‘Pairs of magpie-larks use choral skills to intimidate rivals.’
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