Chrysococcyx basalis (Horsfield, 1821)

Horsfield's Bronze-cuckoo

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Horsefield's Bronze-Cuckoo is olive-brown above with pale scale pattern, with a bronze to green sheen on the back. It has a dark-brown eye stripe and white eyebrow stripe above the eye. The underside is white to cream with dark-brown barring at the sides, with the bars joining in the middle on the upper breast only. ... source: OZ Animals

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Record a Sighting


Occurence records map



Biodiversity Heritage Library

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