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HORSFIELD'S BRONZE-CUCKOO Chrysococcyx basalis

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Alternate name
Chrysococcyx basalis  Scientific name 
Cuculiformes Order
Cuculidae Family   
17 cm Length
Hot desert, dry shrubland, dry savanna & saltmarsh, in:- [Austrailia:- Ashmore Reef and Cartier Island, Christmas Island, New South Wales, Australian Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Austrailia,] Island of Borneo, Brunei, [Indonesia:- Bali, Java, (Lesser Sunda:- Flor?, Komodo, Lombok, Sumba, Sumbawa, Island of Timor)  (Mollucas:-  Aru Islands) (Irian Jaya - New Guinea,) Sulawesi, Sumatra,] Malaysia,  [Melanesia:- Papua New Guinea:- ] Island of New Guinea, Singapore Habitat-Altitude-Range
Brood parasite 1 egg per nest. Clutch  
Insects, larvae, mainly caterpillars. Food   Diet
1225 World Number

Least Concern


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