MADAGASCAR CUCKOO

(Cuculus rochii)

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Roberts VI / VII ( ) / 121
Clements 2000 76.0200
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
71-17 (?)

 

 

Rare Vagrant

 

 

 

 

 

 
A medium bird (26-28 cm), found in Madagascar. It is a regular winter visitor to East Africa and is recorded as a very rare summer vagrant to southern Africa. Records are possibly confused with those of the Lesser Cuckoo. It inhabits riverine forests and bushveld.

 

List of Stamps showing Madagascar Cuckoo

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Michel

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No stamps issued