Red-chested Cuckoo
Cuculus solitarius
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The red-chested cuckoo is common in forest, woodland and gardens. It is easily located by its 3-note call, click link to hear. The adults were photographed in Tarangire, Ilboru and Olasiti; the immature (3rd row), also in Tarangire. The 2nd row photo is courtesy of Paul Oliver and the 5th row, Per Holmen. To see 19 enlargements which include juveniles being fed by their hosts, click on the left lower photo.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-21 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Zul Bhatia, Paul Oliver, Linda Bushman, Paul Reed, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 1-17-21