Superb lyrebirds are among nature's best mimics, have the most developed vocal organ of all songbirds and copy other birds' songs, animals and even chainsaws.
  • Daily Mail
  • Feb 26, 2021

Nature: Male superb lyrebirds imitate predator sounds to trick females into having sex with them - Daily Mail

Male superb lyrebirds imitate the sound of a flock defending itself in order to trick females into thinking the safest place to be is having sex with them, a study found.  When predators attack, som… [+5498 chars]

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