Cuckoos, Roadrunners, and Anis - Family Cuculidae
Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus. Occasional breeder. Uncommon in spring and rare in fall in
Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus. Breeder. Common in spring, summer, and fall in all regions. Found in woodlands and on farmlands with scattered trees and orchards. Low Conservation Concern.
Groove-billed Ani Crotophaga sulcirostris. Rare in fall and winter in
Mirarchi. Ralph E., ed. 2004. Alabama Wildlife, Volume One. A Checklist of Vertebrates and Selected Invertebrates: Aquatic Mollusks, Fishes, Amphibians, Reptiles, Birds and Mammals. The University of Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa, AL. 209 pp.