Identification and Development of the Nestling Cuckoos, Chrysoccyx-Basalis and Clucidus-Plagosus, in Western-Australia
M Brooker and L Brooker
Australian Wildlife Research
13(2) 197 - 202
Criteria for distinguishing between the nestlings of the cuckoos, Chrysococcyx basalis and C. lucidus plagosus, are presented. Aging parameters based on three body measurements are given. The development of the feather tracts is outlined.
Full text doi:10.1071/WR9860197
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