Lesser Coucal Centropus bengalensis on Ashmore Reef: First record for Australia

Mike Carter, Rohan Clarke, Frank Pierce, Sean Dooley, George Swann, Murray Grant

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A lesser coucal centropus bengalensis was discovered on west island, ashmore reef, the external Australian Territory off the northern coast of Western Australia, during an expedition there in October 2005. this was accepted by the birds Australia rarities Committee case no 484, as the first record of the species in Australia
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)109-118
Number of pages10
JournalAustralian Field Ornithology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2010

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