18 January 2009

Channel-billed cuckoos

As mentioned before in detail, the Channel-billed cuckoos are now looking like adults. Their thighs and claws resemble that of a bird of prey. The Wattle birds were feeding their very large offspring and the Koels with the local native fruit of the area.
Image: Scythrops novaehollandiae, Brehms Thierleben, via Zeno

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