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Cacomantis variolosus Scientific name
Cuculiformes Order
Cardinalidae Family
24cm Length
Tropical mangrove, shrubland, gardens & pastureland, in:- [Austrailia:- Lord Howe Island vagrant, Australian Northern Territory, New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria,Western Austrailia,] Brunei, Island of Borneo, Island of New Guinea, [Indonesia:- Bali, Bangka, Irian Jaya, Java, [Lesser Sunda:- Florčs, Lombok, Island of Timor. Sumba, Sumbawa,] (Mollucas:- Aru Islands, Buru Halmahera, Tanimbar Islands) New Guinea, Riau Islands, Sulawesi, Sumatra, ] Malaysia, [Melanesia:- Biak, (Papua New Guinea:- Bismark,   D'Entrecasteaux Archipelago, Louisiades, Mentawai Archipelago, Milne Bay Islands, New Britain, Trobriand Islands,)] [Micronesia:- , [Philippines:- Lucon, Mindanao, Mindoro, Negros, Palau, Palawan, Panay] Singapore, [Solomons archipelago:-] Habitat
Insects, larvae, spiders. Food  
1215 -  - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

 Brush Cuckoo song
(Cacomantis variolosus)
Frank Lambert XC38144
08-07-2009, Papua New Guinea

AKA:- English: Brush Cuckoo, Brush Cuckoo (Brush)
French: Coucou des buissons
Latin: Cacomantis variolosus, Cacomantis variolosus [variolosus Group]
Slovak: kukučka pralesná

Cacomantis variolosus
Cacomantis variolosus addendus
Cacomantis variolosus aeruginosus
Cacomantis variolosus blandus
Cacomantis variolosus chivae
Cacomantis variolosus dumetorum
Cacomantis variolosus everetti
Cacomantis variolosus fistulator
Cacomantis variolosus fortior
Cacomantis variolosus heinrichi
Cacomantis variolosus infaustus
Cacomantis variolosus macrocercus
Cacomantis variolosus obiensis
Cacomantis variolosus obscuratus
Cacomantis variolosus or sepulcralis [excl. heinrichi]
Cacomantis variolosus oreophilus
Cacomantis variolosus sepulcralis

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