Pacific Long-tailed Cuckoo

Urodynamis taitensis

Order

CUCULIFORMES

Family

Cuckoos, Roadrunners and Anis (Cuculidae)

Code 4

Non-AOU

Code 6

UROTAI

ITIS

HEAD

Pacific Long-tailed Cuckoo Head Illustration
  • Bill Shape: All-purpose
  • Eye Color: Straw colored eye.
  • Head pattern: Eyebrow
  • Crown Color: Brown with white streaks.
  • Forehead Color: Brown with white streaks.
  • Nape Color: Brown with white streaks.
  • Throat Color: White
  • Cere color: No Data

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BODY

Pacific Long-tailed Cuckoo Body Illustration
  • Length Range: 36-41 cm (14-16 in)
  • Weight: 119 g (4.2 oz)
  • Size: Medium (9 - 16 in)
  • Color Primary: Brown
  • Underparts: White with black streaks.
  • Upperparts: Rufous barred.
  • Back Pattern: Scaled or scalloped
  • Belly Pattern: Striped or streaked
  • Breast Pattern: Striped or streaked

FLIGHT

Pacific Long-tailed Cuckoo Flight Illustration
  • Flight Pattern: They have a straight path and use sharp wingbeats that have a slight pause between them.
  • Wing Shape: Rounded-Wings
  • Tail shape: Rounded Tail
  • Tail Pattern: Barred
  • Upper Tail: Rufous barred.
  • Under Tail: White with black streaks.
  • Leg Color: Yellow
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