nMenuratype and sole genus of the family Menuridae
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
nmenuraThe typical and only known genus Of Menuridæ. Three species are described: M. superba, M. Victoriæ, and M. alberti, all of Australia, and two apparently valid. See cut under lyre-bird. Also written, incorrectly, Mænura, Mænura.
Menura superba: see "Descent of Man" (1901), page 687.
"More Letters of Charles Darwin Volume II" by Charles Darwin