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Violaceous Coucal

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Giant forest Coucal Alternate name
Centropus violaceus Scientific name 
Cuculiformes Order
Centropodidae Family   
64cm Length
Tropical moist forest below 950 m, in:- [Melanesia:- (Papua New Guinea:- Bismark & New Britain)] Habitat-Altitude-Range
Invertebrates. Food   Diet
1270 World Number
Near Threatened. Needs prime habitat. Status all rights reserved wpe779.jpg (3637 bytes) Violaceous Coucal song
(Centropus violaceus)
Keith Blomerley XC29888
01-09-2008, Papua New Guinea


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