French: Coucou à gorge rousse German: Rothals-Bronzekuckuck Spanish: Cuclillo gorjirrojo
Hatam, Arfak Mountains, New Guinea
New Guinea mountains: Vogelkop, Wandammen Mts and Central Ranges.
16 cm; male 21 g, 23·5 g (laying female). Adult greenish over nape and upperparts with bronze or purple iridescence, becoming greyer over crown, with forehead, face,... read more
Song 8–9 identical high-pitched, downslurred whistles, "seeuw-seeuw", uttered at... read more
Montane forest, both primary and secondary, as well as edge habitats and subalpine thickets in New... read more
Food and feeding
Insects, mainly caterpillars, also flying insects. Joins mixed-species flocks of foraging birds; sits motionless, staring and peering about... read more
No information available. Presumably brood-parasitic. Female with large ovary in Jul.
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Few data are available on relative abundance, but species seems to be uncommon to rare, and local, within its relatively restricted range. Recently... read more
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