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  • If this is not so, then the young Talegallus must fly or hide with instinctive tear from every living thing that approaches it.

    The Naturalist in La Plata

  • I suppose the Talegallus -- the best-known brush-turkey -- must be looked on as an exception to all other birds with regard to the point I am considering; for this abnormal form buries its eggs in the huge mound made by the male, and troubles herself no more about them.

    The Naturalist in La Plata

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