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 Guira Cuckoo

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Guira guira  Scientific name 
Cuculiformes Order
Crotophagidae Family   
40 cm Length
Open country, forest and woodland edges, in:- Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Netherlands Antilles, Paraguay & Uruguay. Habitat-Altitude-Range
5-7 in a single nest. Up to 20 in a group nest. Clutch  
Insects, frogs, lizarda and small mammals. Food 
One of the commonist birds in Brazil.  Lives in groups often seen with other birds. Habits
1320 World Number

Least concern.


Photos by Arthur Grosset all rights reserved

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Guira Cuckoo Song
(Guira guira)
Leonardo Pimentel XC13109
09-10-2006, Brazil


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Photos by Arthur Grosset all rights reserved

view photos  Photos by Flvio Cruvinel Brando all rights reserved June 10, 2007

view photos Image  by aviceda all rights reserved February 26, 2008

Guira Cuckoo (Guira guira)

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