Adult Common Cuckoo


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Characteristics
Colouring Grey upper, white underside, yellow eye
Voice Bright cuc-coo
Feeds on Caterpillars and insects
Flight Low and direct
Nesting Tree
Social Solitary
Adult Common Cuckoo
Adult Common Cuckoo
Also Known As ..
Cuckoo
Page Last Updated 5/3/2018 2:28:00 PM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Secure
Order Cuculiformes
Family Cuculidae
Species Cuculus canorus
Category Cuckoos
StdName Common Cuckoo
Vital Statistics
Length 32 to 34 cms
Weight 105 to 130 gms
Wingspan 55 to 65 cms
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape Curved
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NARNorth America
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Country USRUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Common Cuckoo (Species=Cuculus canorus / Standard Name=Common Cuckoo)