Great spotted cuckoo

photo by Yathin S Krishnappa

Scientific classification

Order

Cuculiformes

Family

Cuculidae

Subfamily

Clamator

Species

glandarius

Appearance

* Pretty large bird with brown-grey upperparts and pale white underparts
* Grey head with crest, small white spots on the back and prominent long tail
* Size: about 37 cm

Habitat

Halfopen woodland

Countries

Africa
Asia
Europe

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