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Cuckoos, Coucal, Owls, Frogmouths, Nightjars

Australia

Aboriginal name(s): "piltapari" = owl; "meriki" = night bird

General observations

Oriental Cuckoo
Pallid Cuckoo
Brush Cuckoo
Black-eared Cuckoo
Fan-tailed Cuckoo
Horsefield's Bronze-Cuckoo
Shining Bronze-Cuckoo
Little Bronze-Cuckoo
Australian Koel
Channel-billed Cuckoo
Pheasant Coucal
Rufous Owl
Powerful Owl
Barking Owl
Southern Boobook
Eastern Barn Owl
Eastern Grass Owl
Sooty Owl
Tawny Frogmouth
Papuan Frogmouth
White-throated Nightjar
Australian Owlet-nightjar

Only native bird species sighted by us are listed in this table and only items where we have some information are clickable links to the relevant sections. For explanations of the structure of pages on individual bird species click HERE.