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Serengeti National Park


Make Nikon D300
Lens Nikkor AF-S VR 70-300 mm f/4.5-5.6G   at 450 mm
Exposure 1/320 s, f/5.6, ISO 640 
Image size 800 x 534 pixels

IOC Names

Order  Cuculiformes   Family  Cuculidae

Deutsch  Weißbrauenkuckuck Dutch  Wenkbrauwspoorkoekoek
Italian  Cucal cigliabianche Spanish  Cucal Cejiblanco


Like Burchell's Coucal, the white-browed coucal is non-parasitic, a trait shared with other members of the Coucal subfamily. In this species, the males construct the nest, and both parents share incubation duties as well as feeding and care of their young.


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White-browed Coucal
Centropus superciliosus
Coucal à sourcils blancs

Jean-Michel PAULUS