Scientific Name: Piaya cayana
Population Estimate: 5M to 50M
Range / Habitat: Breeds from northwestern Mexico, through Central America, down to northern Argentina and Uruguay. Also found on Trinidad. Habitat is lowland moist forest.
Field Notes: Large, long-tailed cuckoo with unmistakable plumage. Runs along branches, hops from branch to branch, and forages on ground like a squirrel.