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Oriental Cuckoo

Cuculus optatus

ML205429161

IBC984960

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Kasia & Takashi Someya
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輪島市--舳倉島 (Wajima--Hegurajima (island))
Ishikawa, Japan
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Latitude and Longitude 37.8507, 136.9184 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Specimen ID

Media notes

Juvenile bird on branch during autumn migration. Checking with M.Brazils book, I found "Oriental Cockoo (Cuculus opatus)" for the birds in Japan and Himalayan Cuckoo (C. saturatus) as a different species found only in China and Taiwan. Elevation: 6 m. Date added to IBC: June 21, 2016.

Observation details

IBC scientific name: Cuculus saturatus optatus.

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463KB
Dimensions
900 x 618

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