Cuckoo bird is Cuculidae family member also known as Asian koels, coucal, guira and ani. Cuckoo bird is migratory birds arrived from Africa. It sparrow like birds but have pointed wings and longer tail with makes it distinct from other hawk sparrows. Cuckoo is cute and beloving breed and kept as pet in homes. Their sweet sound bring smile over your faces.
• Long tail koels
• Black billed cuckoo
• Chestnut wing cuckoo
Cuckoo bird commonly found in 39-46cm lengths and known as smart bird pointed winds and curved beak with give stronger grip to carry nuts and other foods. Male bird is found in glossy black while male are available in dark brown color look cute with white spot and red eyes.
Cuckoo birds have brood parasitism habits laying eggs in nest of other birds. These cuckoo lay eggs which are fully resemble with host eggs and host never recognized difference between eggs. Birds have social behavior love to live in pairs and groups. These birds have highly secretively calls as whistles, flutes and hiccups.
Cuckoo birds are tropical breed mostly stay away from people need peaceful and greeny corner of home. Cuckoo birds love to live in greeny forest, deserts and tropical areas.
Cuckoo birds are carnivores happy to eat caterpillar, insects, and lizard and fresh fruits.