Striped Cuckoo
Very important in Brazilian
folklore, being related to the
legend of the saci*, or matita-perê.
Tapera naevia
(L 11" Wt 1.4 oz)
PanAmerican Highway 
to Yaviza
03Oct2016
*Saci is a one-legged black or
mulatto youngster with holes
in the palms of his hands,
who smokes a pipe and wears
a magical red cap that
enables him to disappear and
reappear wherever he wishes
(usually in the middle of a
dust devil). (Wikipedia)