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  1. Love the lighting Posted 3 years ago
    1. Thanks, it came this way naturally but I did strengthen the effect a little. Posted 3 years ago

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The Guira Cuckoo is a social, non-parasitic cuckoo found widely in open and semi-open habitats of eastern and southern Brazil, Uruguay, Paraguay, Bolivia, and north-eastern Argentina. It is monotypic within the genus ''Guira'', and is related to the anis.

It has whitish-buff underparts and rump, dark brownish upperparts, a broadly white-tipped dark tail that is relatively long, an orange-rufous crest, bare yellow ocular-skin , and a relatively heavy, orange-yellow bill. It is generally.. more

Similar species: Cuckoos
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded Jun 20, 2018. Captured May 6, 2018 14:34.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/5.6
  • 1/800s
  • ISO220
  • 400mm