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Recent observations

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Pheasant Coucal Centropus phasianinus

Observer

ankita

Date

February 15, 2015 12:47 PM IST

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White-browed Coucal Centropus superciliosus

Observer

sindic

Date

March 6, 2002

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yellow-billed cuckoo Coccyzus americanus

Observer

javigonz

Date

July 19, 2014

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groove-billed ani Crotophaga sulcirostris

Observer

javigonz

Date

October 6, 2013

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CUCLILLO PICO AMARILLO Coccyzus americanus

Observer

antonio_czm

Date

May 16, 2015

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Greater Roadrunner Geococcyx californianus

Observer

brendahoffman324

Date

March 4, 2013

Description

It was about 80 feet from my window, standing erect, pumping its tail up and down until it sensed a threat, bent over and took off (2nd photo).

More photos on my nature blog:
http://anacreintexas.com/greater-roadrunner-geococcyx-californianus/

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Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus

Observer

anis

Date

May 2, 2015

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Correcaminos norteño Geococcyx californianus

Observer

ingylwyzky

Date

March 26, 2015 01:41 PM CST

Place

tepatitlan (Google, OSM)

Description

Es una fotografía donada por mi amigo Marco Aguiñaga.

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Garrapatero pijuy Crotophaga sulcirostris

Date

May 20, 2015

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro. Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos.

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Garrapatero pijuy Crotophaga sulcirostris

Date

May 18, 2015

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Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

May 17, 2015 09:05 AM EDT

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Groove-billed Ani Crotophaga sulcirostris

Date

May 19, 2015

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro. Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos.

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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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