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Western Yellow-Billed Cuckoo, Coccyzus americanus occientalis, Coulicou à bec jaune
Western Yellow-Billed Cuckoo, Coccyzus americanus occientalis, Coulicou à bec jaune
Laser-cut acrylic and archival pigment on Hahnemuhle Photo Rag, also available as a print
26 7/8 x 16 5/8 in or 68,2 x 42,2 cm
2020

Status: Endangered in Canada and the USA

The Western Yellow-billed Cuckoo's local numbers rise and fall with insect outbreaks. The species has disappeared from some western areas and is considered endangered in others with loss of habitat a major cause.
Source: www.Audubon.org