Black Eared Cuckoo
Wedge Tailed Eagle
Black Eared Cuckoo (Chrysococcyx osculans)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Birds (Aves)     iNaturalist Observation
Order: Cuckoos (Cuculiformes)
Family: Cuckoo (Cuculidae)
Species: Black Eared Cuckoo (Chrysococcyx osculans)
This Photo:     🔍Tail, ventral🔎

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere

Similar Species: Horsfield's Bronze-cuckoo (Chrysococcyx basalis)

Copyright © 2014-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 27-Sep-2014
This species is classed as RA (Rare) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)