Record (Lizard Island Field Guide)

Record details

Pheasant Coucal (species: Centropus phasianinus)
Observed by Patrizia Behrens and Jorgfried Kirch
Sun, 1 May 1988 12:00:00

Location details

  • Lizard Island, Queensland

Details about the specimen(s)

  • Specimen count is not recorded.
  • The record does not indicate whether reproduction was occurring.

Observation period was April-May 1988. Common in the forest at Lizard Island, heard more often than seen. Spends most of its time on the ground and seldom flies. No individual was seen in breeding plumage.