Leptosomus discolor (Cuckoo Roller)

Cuckoo Roller

Dutch: Koerol

Order: Coraciiformes
Family: Leptosomidae
Genus: Leptosomus
Species: Leptosomus discolor

Many thanks to the Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt, for allowing us to photograph this specimen.

Side, top and bottom view of skull. (Click on image to enlarge)

Length: 81 mm
Length cranium: 34 mm
Width (cranium): 31 mm
Height (cranium): 24 mm
Alternative names: Kurol (German), Courol vouroudriou (French), Carraca Curol (Spanish)