Family Cuckoos (Cuculidae)

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Common name Scientific name Videos Photos Sounds Status
Greater Ani Crotophaga major 30 30 3
LC
Smooth-billed Ani Crotophaga ani 68 133 6
LC
Groove-billed Ani Crotophaga sulcirostris 16 78 3
LC
Guira Cuckoo Guira guira 37 75 7
LC
Striped Cuckoo Tapera naevia 25 27 10
LC
Pheasant Cuckoo Dromococcyx phasianellus 6 14 6
LC
Pavonine Cuckoo Dromococcyx pavoninus 1 8 3
LC
Lesser Ground-cuckoo Morococcyx erythropygus 3 9 1
LC
Lesser Roadrunner Geococcyx velox 6 6
LC
Greater Roadrunner Geococcyx californianus 22 47 1
LC
Rufous-vented Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus geoffroyi 7 7
VU
Banded Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus radiolosus 4 8 1
EN
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus rufipennis 2 1
LC
Red-billed Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus pucheranii
LC
Giant Coua Coua gigas 4 8 1
LC
Coquerel's Coua Coua coquereli 4 9 2
LC
Red-breasted Coua Coua serriana 3 7 2
LC
Red-fronted Coua Coua reynaudii 2 7
LC
Running Coua Coua cursor 2 8
LC
Red-capped Coua Coua ruficeps 4 8
LC
Olive-capped Coua Coua olivaceiceps 1 10 1
LC
Crested Coua Coua cristata 5 16
LC
Chestnut-vented Coua Coua pyropyga 1 6
LC
Verreaux's Coua Coua verreauxi 3 9
NT
Blue Coua Coua caerulea 4 14 1
LC
Bornean Ground-cuckoo Carpococcyx radiceus 7 2 1
NT
Sumatran Ground-cuckoo Carpococcyx viridis
CR
Coral-billed Ground-cuckoo Carpococcyx renauldi 17 5 1
LC
Buff-headed Coucal Centropus milo 5 2 4
LC
Pied Coucal Centropus ateralbus 3 12 2
LC
Ivory-billed Coucal Centropus menbeki 1
LC
Biak Coucal Centropus chalybeus 1
NT
Rufous Coucal Centropus unirufus 1 3 2
NT
Green-billed Coucal Centropus chlororhynchos 2 4
VU
Black-faced Coucal Centropus melanops 15 4 1
LC
Black-hooded Coucal Centropus steerii 1
CR
Short-toed Coucal Centropus rectunguis 2
VU
Bay Coucal Centropus celebensis 2 3 5
LC
Gabon Coucal Centropus anselli 1
LC
Black-throated Coucal Centropus leucogaster 2 4 1
LC
Senegal Coucal Centropus senegalensis 20 30 1
LC
Blue-headed Coucal Centropus monachus 7 17 1
LC
Coppery-tailed Coucal Centropus cupreicaudus 3 11
LC
White-browed Coucal Centropus superciliosus 22 80 3
LC
Javan Coucal Centropus nigrorufus 7
VU
Greater Coucal Centropus sinensis 28 103 14
LC
Andaman Coucal Centropus andamanensis 5 19 4
LC
Goliath Coucal Centropus goliath 10 8 3
LC
Madagascar Coucal Centropus toulou 3 15 3
LC
Black Coucal Centropus grillii 4 6
LC
Philippine Coucal Centropus viridis 3 2 6
LC
Lesser Coucal Centropus bengalensis 15 21 6
LC
Violaceous Coucal Centropus violaceus 2 2 3
NT
Black-billed Coucal Centropus bernsteini 1 4
LC
Pheasant Coucal Centropus phasianinus 9 15 1
LC
Kai Coucal Centropus spilopterus 2
LC
Raffles's Malkoha Rhinortha chlorophaea 9 9 2
LC
Chattering Yellowbill Ceuthmochares aereus 4 8
LC
Whistling Yellowbill Ceuthmochares australis 1 3
LC
Sirkeer Malkoha Taccocua leschenaultii 4 13 2
LC
Red-billed Malkoha Zanclostomus javanicus 5 11
LC
Red-faced Malkoha Phaenicophaeus pyrrhocephalus 2 7
VU
Blue-faced Malkoha Phaenicophaeus viridirostris 6 14
LC
Black-bellied Malkoha Phaenicophaeus diardi 2 6
NT
Chestnut-bellied Malkoha Phaenicophaeus sumatranus 1 5 1
NT
Green-billed Malkoha Phaenicophaeus tristis 10 19 1
LC
Chestnut-breasted Malkoha Phaenicophaeus curvirostris 11 14
LC
Mentawai Malkoha Phaenicophaeus oeneicaudus 1
LC
Red-crested Malkoha Dasylophus superciliosus 5 3
LC
Scale-feathered Malkoha Lepidogrammus cumingi 5 3 2
LC
Yellow-billed Malkoha Rhamphococcyx calyorhynchus 9 11 1
LC
Jacobin Cuckoo Clamator jacobinus 12 70 6
LC
Levaillant's Cuckoo Clamator levaillantii 6 19 1
LC
Chestnut-winged Cuckoo Clamator coromandus 1 7
LC
Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius 19 27 2
LC
Little Cuckoo Coccycua minuta 12 22 2
LC
Dwarf Cuckoo Coccycua pumila 2 17
LC
Ash-colored Cuckoo Coccycua cinerea 3 1
LC
Mexican Squirrel-cuckoo Piaya mexicana 4
LC
Common Squirrel-cuckoo Piaya cayana 46 105 8
LC
Black-bellied Cuckoo Piaya melanogaster 8 8 1
LC
Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus 10 31 1
LC
Pearly-breasted Cuckoo Coccyzus euleri 1 9 2
LC
Mangrove Cuckoo Coccyzus minor 5 21
LC
Cocos Cuckoo Coccyzus ferrugineus 1 1
VU
Dark-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus melacoryphus 6 21 2
LC
Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus 2 11
LC
Grey-capped Cuckoo Coccyzus lansbergi 1 1
LC
Chestnut-bellied Cuckoo Coccyzus pluvialis 1 2
LC
Bay-breasted Cuckoo Coccyzus rufigularis 1
EN
Cuban Lizard-cuckoo Coccyzus merlini 17 14 3
LC
Bahama Lizard-cuckoo Coccyzus bahamensis
NT
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo Coccyzus vetula 3 2
LC
Hispaniolan Lizard-cuckoo Coccyzus longirostris 3 8
LC
Puerto Rican Lizard-cuckoo Coccyzus vieilloti 3 4 1
LC
Thick-billed Cuckoo Pachycoccyx audeberti 1 6
LC
Dwarf Koel Microdynamis parva 2 2 1
LC
Western Koel Eudynamys scolopaceus 34 123 20
LC
Eastern Koel Eudynamys orientalis 11 15 6
LC
Long-tailed Koel Urodynamis taitensis 1 3 5
LC
Channel-billed Cuckoo Scythrops novaehollandiae 9 14 3
LC
Long-billed Cuckoo Chalcites megarhynchus 2
LC
Horsfield's Bronze-cuckoo Chalcites basalis 19 24 6
LC
Black-eared Cuckoo Chalcites osculans 6 8
LC
Rufous-throated Bronze-cuckoo Chalcites ruficollis 1 5 1
LC
Shining Bronze-cuckoo Chalcites lucidus 20 25 10
LC
White-eared Bronze-cuckoo Chalcites meyerii 2 4 1
LC
Little Bronze-cuckoo Chalcites minutillus 14 25 4
LC
Pied Bronze-cuckoo Chalcites crassirostris 1 2 2
LC
Asian Emerald Cuckoo Chrysococcyx maculatus 7 3
LC
Violet Cuckoo Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus 5 10 2
LC
Yellow-throated Cuckoo Chrysococcyx flavigularis 1 5
LC
Klaas's Cuckoo Chrysococcyx klaas 17 24 1
LC
African Emerald Cuckoo Chrysococcyx cupreus 10 21 1
LC
Diederik Cuckoo Chrysococcyx caprius 13 32 2
LC
Chestnut-breasted Cuckoo Cacomantis castaneiventris 3 7 2
LC
Fan-tailed Cuckoo Cacomantis flabelliformis 24 33 7
LC
Banded Bay Cuckoo Cacomantis sonneratii 17 12 8
LC
Plaintive Cuckoo Cacomantis merulinus 10 27 6
LC
Grey-bellied Cuckoo Cacomantis passerinus 4 18 1
LC
Brush Cuckoo Cacomantis variolosus 21 28 17
LC
Moluccan Cuckoo Cacomantis aeruginosus 5
NT
Pallid Cuckoo Heteroscenes pallidus 17 15 2
LC
White-crowned Cuckoo Caliechthrus leucolophus 1 1
LC
Dusky Long-tailed Cuckoo Cercococcyx mechowi 2 5 1
LC
Olive Long-tailed Cuckoo Cercococcyx olivinus 2 3 4
LC
Barred Long-tailed Cuckoo Cercococcyx montanus 4 1 1
LC
Fork-tailed Drongo-cuckoo Surniculus dicruroides 2 7 5
LC
Square-tailed Drongo-cuckoo Surniculus lugubris 8 12 4
LC
Philippine Drongo-cuckoo Surniculus velutinus 2 4 3
LC
Moluccan Drongo-cuckoo Surniculus musschenbroeki 1 1
LC
Dark Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx bocki 1
LC
Large Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx sparverioides 5 11 7
LC
Common Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx varius 15 48 6
LC
Moustached Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx vagans 1 2 1
NT
Whistling Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx nisicolor 1
LC
Malay Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx fugax 1 4 3
LC
Northern Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx hyperythrus 3
LC
Philippine Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx pectoralis 4 3 2
LC
Sulawesi Cuckoo Cuculus crassirostris 1 1
LC
Red-chested Cuckoo Cuculus solitarius 4 13 1
LC
Black Cuckoo Cuculus clamosus 4 8 2
LC
Indian Cuckoo Cuculus micropterus 12 16 8
LC
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus 60 88 22
LC
African Cuckoo Cuculus gularis 3 11 1
LC
Oriental Cuckoo Cuculus saturatus 6 13 7
LC
Sunda Cuckoo Cuculus lepidus 6 1
LC
Lesser Cuckoo Cuculus poliocephalus 2 4 3
LC
Madagascar Cuckoo Cuculus rochii 2 5 2
LC

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