Striped-cuckoo by: Marco Fallas

The parasitic Striped Cuckoo or Tres Pesos, is easily overlooked in Costa Rica because of its ground habits and secretive behavior in dense thickets and second growth. Once again, our superb Guide Marco Fallas found this camouflaged individual in the spheres park in Finca 6 on the OSA PENINSULA

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