cuculiform bird

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Noun1.cuculiform bird - birds having zygodactyl feet (except for the touracos)
bird - warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Cuculiformes, order Cuculiformes - cuckoos; touracos; etc.
cuckoo - any of numerous European and North American birds having pointed wings and a long tail
touraco, turaco, turacou, turakoo - large brightly crested bird of Africa