CuckooChalcites basalis

Horsfield's Bronze-Cuckoo at Murrumbateman, NSW

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Chalcites basalis at Murrumbateman, NSW - 15 Aug 2017
Chalcites basalis at Murrumbateman, NSW - 15 Aug 2017
Chalcites basalis at Murrumbateman, NSW - 15 Aug 2017
Chalcites basalis at Murrumbateman, NSW - 15 Aug 2017
Chalcites basalis at Murrumbateman, NSW - 15 Aug 2017

Identification history

Cuckoo Chalcites basalis 22 Oct 2017 ChrisDaveySignificant Sighting - ChrisDavey has made a recognised, significant sighting!
Cuckoo Chalcites basalis 15 Aug 2017 SallyandPeterBulk Reporter - SallyandPeter has reported over 100 sightings!

Author's notes

This is the first Horsefields Bronze Cuckoo of the season. The call is very distinct. Not great photos though.

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Species information

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  • Local Native

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • SallyandPeter Recorded by
  • 15 Aug 2017 Recorded on
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