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Lesser Black Coucal

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Black-billed Coucal Alternate name
Centropus bernsteini Scientific name 
Cuculiformes Order
Centropodidae Family   
64 - 70 cm Length
Tropical dry shrubland, below 500m, in:- [Indonesia:- Irian Jaya, New Guinea] Island of New Guinea, [Melanesia:- (Papua New Guinea:- Bismark)] Habitat-Altitude-Range
Large insects, small invertebrates & snails. Food   Diet
1275 World Number
Least Concern Status

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Lesser Black Coucal song
(Centropus bernsteini bernsteini)
Nick Athanas XC18636
12-06-2007, Papua New Guinea

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