|MARC number||#||Location||County||Arrival date||Departure date||Observers||Report|
|1981-04||1||48 Grove Ave., Vineyard Haven (***Check)||Dukes||5/3/81||5/3/81||A. Brown et al.||13|
An extraordinary record for the east coast, this Common Cuckoo was mist-netted and photographed in the hand 3 May 1981 in Vineyard Haven on the island of Martha’s Vineyard (see #1981-04).
Common Cuckoo, photo by S. Perkins. Measurements and careful study in the hand eliminated the rather similar Oriental Cuckoo.