Coccyzus erythropthalmus


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Noun1.Coccyzus erythropthalmus - North American cuckooCoccyzus erythropthalmus - North American cuckoo; builds a nest and rears its own young
cuckoo - any of numerous European and North American birds having pointed wings and a long tail
Coccyzus, genus Coccyzus - a genus of Cuculidae
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Numbers in parentheses are birds seen with fledglings at a site where no nests of the species were found Common name Scientific name S C Brown-headed cowbird Molothrus ater 16 3 Brown thrasher Toxostoma rufum 16 4 American robin Turdus migratorius 16 4 Mourning dove Zenaida macroura 16 3 Western kingbird Tyrannus verticalis 15 1 Brewer's blackbird Euphagus cyanocephalus 14 0 Loggerhead shrike Lanius ludovicianus 14 4 Eastern kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus 14 2 Common grackle Quiscalus quiscula 12 2 House sparrow Passer domesticus 11 2 Orchard oriole Icterus spurius 10 2 American goldfinch Carduelis tristis 8 1 Black-billed cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus 8 2 European starling Sturnus vulgaris 5 1 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 3 1 Gray catbird Dumetella carolinensis 3 2 Balt.