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Pheasant Coucal Photo @ Kiwifoto.com
 
 
Location: Mount Lewis, Queensland, Australia
GPS: -16.6S, 145.3E, elev=3,547' MAP
Date: April 12, 2017
ID : B13K3510 [4896 x 3264]

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SPECIES INFO

The Pheasant Coucal (Centropus phasianinus) is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family. It is found in Australia, Indonesia, and Papua New Guinea. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical mangrove forests.

The Pheasant Coucal's summer voice is a low descending 'boop boop boop'. Its winter voice is a sharp hissing.

Source
  • BirdLife International 2004. Centropus phasianinus. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 24 July 2007.





                                     



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