Classification
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  • Scientific Names
    • Cuculiformes
    • Musophagiformes
    • Opisthocomiformes
  • English
    • Cuckoos, Turacos, and Hoatzin
  • Spanish
    • Correcaminos, cuclillos y garrapateros

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Squirrel cuckoo Piaya cayana

Observer

nlaroche

Date

August 18, 2014 12:47 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Greater Roadrunner Geococcyx californianus

Observer

abr

Date

October 11, 2014

Place

Bishop, CA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Greater Roadrunner Geococcyx californianus

Observer

trosenmeier

Date

January 29, 2014 05:17 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bay-breasted Cuckoo Coccyzus rufigularis

Observer

ssaarlas

Date

May 1, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Bay Breasted Cuckoo hopping from tree top to tree top. Unfortunately no frontal shot.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Shining Cuckoo Chrysococcyx lucidus ssp. lucidus

Observer

leonperrie

Date

October 12, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Shining Cuckoo Chrysococcyx lucidus ssp. lucidus

Observer

tonyw

Date

October 10, 2014

Description

Heard a couple of short calls. Heard in the same area the next day.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Shining Cuckoo Chrysococcyx lucidus ssp. lucidus

Observer

wbnz

Date

October 11, 2014

Description

First shining cuckoo of the season. Only heard, not seen.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Shining Cuckoo Chrysococcyx lucidus ssp. lucidus

Observer

john_barkla

Date

October 11, 2014

Description

Heard its distinctive call for the first time this season

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Shining Cuckoo Chrysococcyx lucidus ssp. lucidus

Observer

tina_troup

Date

October 11, 2014 08:25 AM NZDT

Description

Unmistakable call, repeated many times (repeated upward whistles sometimes followed downwards slur).
(First I've heard here this season but have been away for the past week.)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Shining Cuckoo Chrysococcyx lucidus ssp. lucidus

Observer

laura-nz

Date

October 9, 2014 12:15 PM NZDT

Description

One shining cuckoo heard calling near intersection of Purple Peak Road and Stony Bay Road, Akaroa.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

shining cuckoo Chrysococcyx lucidus ssp. lucidus

Observer

jenni46

Date

September 29, 2014

Description

Heard, rather than saw, 2 shining cuckoos

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Shining Cuckoo Chrysococcyx lucidus ssp. lucidus

Observer

nickg-nz

Date

September 20, 2014 02:23 AM NZST
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Description from Wikipedia

The near passerine bird order Cuculiformes traditionally included three families as below:

No range data available.