Eastern Koel

Eudynamys orientalis

Summary 2

The Pacific koel (Eudynamys orientalis), also known as the eastern koel, is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family. In Australia, it is colloquially known as the rainbird or stormbird, as its call is usually more prevalent before or during stormy weather.

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  1. (c) Lance, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), https://www.flickr.com/photos/degilbo_on_flickr/10985626325/
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eudynamys_orientalis

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