A genus of Australian gallinaceous birds including but one types (Leipoa ocellata), about the measurements of a turkey. Its color is variegated, brown, black, white, and gray. Known as also local pheasant.
A genus of Australian mound-birds, of the family Megapodidæ and subfamily Mega-podinæ, having the plumage ocellated.
A bird for this genus: since, “the ocellated leipoa,” Gould.
Australian mound bird; incubates eggs normally in sandy mounds