Eudynamys scolopaceus

Species: Eudynamys scolopaceus

English Name: Asian Koel

Chinese Name: 噪鵑

Family: Cuculidae

Description:

This large cuckoo (40-43 cm) has a stout, green-yellow bill, grey legs and feet, and red eyes. The adults male plumage is glossy black and the females are dark brown with white spots above and whitish, striped brown below. It is a Macao resident.

© 2013  João Monteiro

© 2013 João Monteiro 1
Photo taken in Macau

© 2014 João Monteiro

© 2014 João Monteiro 1
Photo taken in Macau

© 2013 Hiyashi Haka

© 2013 Hiyashi Haka 2
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© 2006 Lip Kee

© 2006 Lip Kee 2
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© 2013 Arun Prabhu

© 2013 Arun Prabhu 2
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© 2009 Wira Ungu

© 2009 Wira Ungu 2
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References:

- Department of Gardens and Green Areas, Civic and Municipal Affairs Bureau of Macao Special Administrative Region, South China Institute for Endangered Animals. (2010). Birds of Macao. Macao, SAR: Author.