Coppery-tailed Coucal
Centropus cupreicaudus
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The coppery-tailed coucal is found in southwestern Tanzania in reeds, papyrus and thickets near water. It is lhe largest coucal (48 cm). The upper photo was taken along the Linyati River (Botswana, 9-08), courtesy of Mike Graham. The right 3rd row photo (Sassi River, 12-20) is courtesy of Per Holmen. The other photos were taken in the Okavango delta (4-16).
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Mike Graham, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 1-17-21