Ground cuckoo


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the chaparral cock.
(Zool.) See Chaparral cock.

See also: Cuckoo, ground

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Although sometimes known as the ground cuckoo this species makes a nest and raises its own broods of chicks.
7 How is the chaparral cock, a ground cuckoo native of Mexico, better known?
In contrast, the Banded Ground Cuckoo (Neomorphus radiolosus, 433 g) we tracked for a similar time period in Bilsa had a home range of ~50 ha (Karubian and Carrasco 2008).
There are 11 species of non-parasitic cuckoos on mainland Southeast Asia including: six malkohas (Phaenicophaeus), four coucals (Centro pus), and one ground cuckoo (Carpococcyx).