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Recent observations

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What

Greater Roadrunner Geococcyx californianus

Observer

dealfarms

Date

July 16, 2014 11:14 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Squirrel Cuckoo Piaya cayana

Observer

julio

Date

September 15, 2014

Description

Juvenil. Los Llanitos.

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Guira Cuckoo Guira guira

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

June 18, 2010

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Guira Cuckoo Guira guira

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

November 6, 2010

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Guira Cuckoo Guira guira

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

January 18, 2012

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Guira Cuckoo Guira guira

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

December 22, 2010

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What

Smooth-billed Ani Crotophaga ani

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

April 26, 2014

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What

Smooth-billed Ani Crotophaga ani

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

March 24, 2011

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Squirrel Cuckoo Piaya cayana

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

August 19, 2011

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Yellow-billed cuckoo Coccyzus americanus

Observer

tnewman

Date

September 19, 2014

Description

1 seen in mature hardwood grove behind house about 0930. Large white spots in tail;bi-colored curved billed, yellow below.

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What

Ash-colored Cuckoo Coccycua cinerea

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

October 30, 2011

Photos / Sounds

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Dark-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus melacoryphus

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

February 24, 2012
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Description from Wikipedia

The cuckoos are a family, Cuculidae, of near passerine birds, named for the Common Cuckoo of Europe. The order Cuculiformes, in addition to the cuckoos, also includes the turacos (family Musophagidae, sometimes treated as a separate order, Musophagiformes). Some zoologists and taxonomists have also included the unique Hoatzin in the Cuculiformes, but its taxonomy remains in dispute. The cuckoo family, in addition to those species named as such, also includes the roadrunners, koels, malkohas, couas, coucals...

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