Greater Coucal calling

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“Was alerted to this adult Greater Coucal (Centropus sinensisby) with its usual deep booming calls (above left). Spotted the bird 2.5-3 meters up in a star fruit tree (Averrhoa carambola) in deep shade. These birds are usually very shy but … Continued

Call of the adult female Pied Triller

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“Daily visits to our garden throughout the year by an adult pair of Pied Triller (Lalage nigra striga) and occasionally accompanied by juveniles. Was watching the adult female (above right) just above my head in the tamarind tree (Tamarindus indicus) … Continued

Little Heron calling

posted in: Heron-Egret-Bittern, Vocalisation | 1

“There is this Little Heron (Butorides striata) who lives in my urban neighbourhood and occasionally visits my garden. Was out for a short walk in the neighbourhood and it was very agreeable to being approached. My wife and I watched … Continued

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