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Philippine Drongo-cuckoo

Philippine Drongo-cuckoo

Scientific name:
Surniculus velutinus
Habitat :
Lowland forest in the canopy or understory
Birdwatch note :
Medium sized with slightly forked tail. Relatively small thin bill slightly decurvedseparates it from true drongos. Philippine endemic. Fairly common, conspicuous by call but hard to see.
Photo credit :
Romy Ocon, www.pbase.com/liquidstone