Rear and front views of a perched adult, also briefly preening.

Rear and front views of a perched adult, also briefly preening.
Species: Whistling Hawk-cuckoo   Hierococcyx nisicolor
Author: Greg Baker
Saturday, May 5, 2018
Added to IBC: 20 Sep 2018 - 18:14
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Altitude (m): 
3106 meters


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Greg Baker, IBC1518527. Accessible at

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Greg Baker, IBC1518527. Video of Whistling Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx nisicolor at Dochu La, Bhutan. Accessible at

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