Oriental Cuckoo

Scientific Name: Cuculus optatus
Malay Name: Sewah Gunung Asia
Chinese Name: 北方中杜鹃

Range:
Breeding Range: (EU) ne Asia
Nonbreeding Range: Indonesia to AU

Taxonomy:
Monotypic

Size: 30-33 cm

Similar looking species: Indian Cuckoo

Local Status: Rare migrant

External Links:
Photos: Oriental Bird Images
Sound Recordings: xeno-canto Link
Wikipedia Entry: Wikipedia Link