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Plaintive cuckoo

Cacomantis merulinus


Small bird approx 15cm long.


In bushes and on water plants in and around a lotus pond in the back garden.


It flew from stalk to stalk around the pond looking for food.

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Plaintive Cuckoo (male)
Cacomantis merulinus

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1 Comment

AdamBT 6 years ago

Thanks for the ID Lenny!

Spotted by

ນະຄອນຫຼວງວຽງຈັນ, Laos

Spotted on Jan 3, 2014
Submitted on Jan 8, 2014

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