Lyre birds are native Australian birds.
The scientific name for a lyre bird is Menura hollandaiae.
They live in rainforest areas of mountains.
They have brown feathers and a short tail, strong legs and short brown wings.
They eat frogs, insects and spiders.
The predators for a lyre bird are foxes, feral cats and feral dogs.
The lyre bird is one of the smallest birds which have a fantail.