black-faced cuckoo-shrike

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Cuckoo-shrikes have soft-feathers, and most Australian species are basically grey with black eyes. This is the common Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike that can be found right across Australia, including Tasmania. It is around 33 cm and has a very pleasant voice.

2 thoughts on “black-faced cuckoo-shrike

    Patricia said:
    September 18, 2013 at 8:56 am

    Very serious looking. Or maybe he got up on the wrong side of the nest.

      margosnotebook responded:
      September 28, 2013 at 4:44 pm

      they do have a don’t mess with me look

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