coucal

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Related to coucals: pheasant coucal, Centropodinae
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Old World ground-living cuckoo having a long dagger-like hind claw

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But after Cecily hit the coucal, she grew despondent.
38 De Schauensee, 258, 262, 290 The malkohas and coucals are non-parasitic nesters, exceptional in the Cuculidae family.
Evolution of reversed sex roles, sexual size dimorphism, and mating system in coucals (Centropodidae, Aves).