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One of the large cuckoo birds. They are tan or brown with black streaking on the upperparts and chest. The crown is black with small, pale spots, and they have a patch of bare, blue skin behind the eye. The wings are dark with white highlights.
At the top of a tree on the access road to Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge.
Spotted on Sep 21, 2014
Submitted on Sep 27, 2014