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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It supports populations of the state endangered eastern massasauga (Sistrurus catenatus), state threatened Kirtland's watersnake (Clonophis kirtlandii), black-billed cuckoo (Coccyzus erythropthalmus) and Mudpuppy (Necturus maculosus).
Coccyzus erythropthalmus. Migratorio de paso, de habitos sigilosos, que durante la migracion ocurre en bosques, bordes y matorrales aridos tropicales (Howell & Webb, 1995).
Black-billed Cuckoo (Coccyzus erythropthalmus).--Although this species may occasionally nest in floodplain shrubs or oak savanna, C.