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  • Pallid Cuckoo

    Description The pallid cuckoo (Cacomantis pallidus) is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family. It is found in Australia, Christmas Island,Indonesia, and Papua New Guinea. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical mangrove forests. Its egg weighs about 3.9g and it incubates for about 13 days.[2] It is […]

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  • Eastern Koel

    Description The Eastern koel, also known as the Pacific koel or Australian koel in Australia, is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family. In Australia, it is colloquially known as the rainbird or stormbird, as its call is usually more prevalent before or during stormy weather. Behaviour The Eastern koel is a brood parasite. In Australia, their […]

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