Family Cuckoos (Cuculidae) | the Internet Bird Collection

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Common name Scientific name Videos Photos Sounds Status
Greater Ani Crotophaga major 33 48 4
LC
Smooth-billed Ani Crotophaga ani 77 195 8
LC
Groove-billed Ani Crotophaga sulcirostris 22 104 3
LC
Guira Cuckoo Guira guira 46 107 8
LC
Striped Cuckoo Tapera naevia 34 45 13
LC
Pheasant Cuckoo Dromococcyx phasianellus 10 16 4
LC
Pavonine Cuckoo Dromococcyx pavoninus 8 22 6
LC
Lesser Ground-cuckoo Morococcyx erythropygus 7 12 2
LC
Lesser Roadrunner Geococcyx velox 7 11
LC
Greater Roadrunner Geococcyx californianus 35 85 2
LC
Rufous-vented Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus geoffroyi 8 7 1
VU
Banded Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus radiolosus 8 14 1
EN
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus rufipennis 2 1
LC
Red-billed Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus pucheranii
LC
Giant Coua Coua gigas 5 31 1
LC
Coquerel's Coua Coua coquereli 4 12 2
LC
Red-breasted Coua Coua serriana 3 8 2
LC
Red-fronted Coua Coua reynaudii 3 11
LC
Running Coua Coua cursor 3 22
LC
Red-capped Coua Coua ruficeps 4 18
LC
Olive-capped Coua Coua olivaceiceps 2 16 1
LC
Crested Coua Coua cristata 6 20
LC
Chestnut-vented Coua Coua pyropyga 1 10
LC
Verreaux's Coua Coua verreauxi 4 16
LC
Blue Coua Coua caerulea 5 17 1
LC
Bornean Ground-cuckoo Carpococcyx radiceus 7 4 1
NT
Sumatran Ground-cuckoo Carpococcyx viridis 1 2
CR
Coral-billed Ground-cuckoo Carpococcyx renauldi 17 17 2
VU
Buff-headed Coucal Centropus milo 6 2 4
LC
Pied Coucal Centropus ateralbus 3 13 2
LC
Ivory-billed Coucal Centropus menbeki 1 2 4
LC
Biak Coucal Centropus chalybeus 2 2
NT
Rufous Coucal Centropus unirufus 1 3 2
NT
Green-billed Coucal Centropus chlororhynchos 2 11 2
VU
Black-faced Coucal Centropus melanops 15 4 1
LC
Black-hooded Coucal Centropus steerii 1
CR
Short-toed Coucal Centropus rectunguis 2 1
VU
Bay Coucal Centropus celebensis 2 6 5
LC
Gabon Coucal Centropus anselli 1
LC
Black-throated Coucal Centropus leucogaster 7 6 6
LC
Senegal Coucal Centropus senegalensis 34 45 5
LC
Blue-headed Coucal Centropus monachus 10 23 2
LC
Coppery-tailed Coucal Centropus cupreicaudus 3 16
LC
White-browed Coucal Centropus superciliosus 26 110 4
LC
Javan Coucal Centropus nigrorufus 13
VU
Greater Coucal Centropus sinensis 32 141 21
LC
Andaman Coucal Centropus andamanensis 5 24 4
LC
Goliath Coucal Centropus goliath 10 11 3
LC
Madagascar Coucal Centropus toulou 3 27 4
LC
Black Coucal Centropus grillii 4 8
LC
Philippine Coucal Centropus viridis 4 3 6
LC
Lesser Coucal Centropus bengalensis 17 36 6
LC
Violaceous Coucal Centropus violaceus 5 2 3
NT
Black-billed Coucal Centropus bernsteini 1 5
LC
Pheasant Coucal Centropus phasianinus 10 25 2
LC
Kai Coucal Centropus spilopterus 1 4
LC
Raffles's Malkoha Rhinortha chlorophaea 9 18 2
LC
Chattering Yellowbill Ceuthmochares aereus 10 10 2
LC
Whistling Yellowbill Ceuthmochares australis 1 8
LC
Sirkeer Malkoha Taccocua leschenaultii 5 21 2
LC
Red-billed Malkoha Zanclostomus javanicus 7 17
LC
Red-faced Malkoha Phaenicophaeus pyrrhocephalus 2 12
VU
Blue-faced Malkoha Phaenicophaeus viridirostris 6 20
LC
Black-bellied Malkoha Phaenicophaeus diardi 3 8
NT
Chestnut-bellied Malkoha Phaenicophaeus sumatranus 1 7 1
NT
Green-billed Malkoha Phaenicophaeus tristis 17 42 1
LC
Chestnut-breasted Malkoha Phaenicophaeus curvirostris 13 21
LC
Mentawai Malkoha Phaenicophaeus oeneicaudus 1
LC
Red-crested Malkoha Dasylophus superciliosus 5 4
LC
Scale-feathered Malkoha Lepidogrammus cumingi 5 3 2
LC
Yellow-billed Malkoha Rhamphococcyx calyorhynchus 9 13 1
LC
Jacobin Cuckoo Clamator jacobinus 18 122 9
LC
Levaillant's Cuckoo Clamator levaillantii 10 30 1
LC
Chestnut-winged Cuckoo Clamator coromandus 1 17 1
LC
Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius 24 60 4
LC
Little Cuckoo Coccycua minuta 15 32 2
LC
Dwarf Cuckoo Coccycua pumila 2 23
LC
Ash-colored Cuckoo Coccycua cinerea 6 7 2
LC
Mexican Squirrel-cuckoo Piaya mexicana 1 4
LC
Common Squirrel-cuckoo Piaya cayana 61 164 10
LC
Black-bellied Cuckoo Piaya melanogaster 14 16 1
LC
Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus 12 43 1
LC
Pearly-breasted Cuckoo Coccyzus euleri 2 11 2
LC
Mangrove Cuckoo Coccyzus minor 9 37 2
LC
Cocos Cuckoo Coccyzus ferrugineus 1 1
VU
Dark-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus melacoryphus 8 45 3
LC
Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus 2 24
LC
Grey-capped Cuckoo Coccyzus lansbergi 2 2 1
LC
Chestnut-bellied Cuckoo Coccyzus pluvialis 3 8 1
LC
Bay-breasted Cuckoo Coccyzus rufigularis 3
EN
Cuban Lizard-cuckoo Coccyzus merlini 22 25 3
LC
Bahama Lizard-cuckoo Coccyzus bahamensis 1
NT
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo Coccyzus vetula 5 6 1
LC
Hispaniolan Lizard-cuckoo Coccyzus longirostris 5 10
LC
Puerto Rican Lizard-cuckoo Coccyzus vieilloti 3 5 1
LC
Thick-billed Cuckoo Pachycoccyx audeberti 4 9 1
LC
Dwarf Koel Microdynamis parva 3 5 1
LC
Western Koel Eudynamys scolopaceus 44 181 37
LC
Eastern Koel Eudynamys orientalis 19 19 8
LC
Long-tailed Koel Urodynamis taitensis 4 6 5
LC
Channel-billed Cuckoo Scythrops novaehollandiae 10 26 5
LC
Long-billed Cuckoo Chalcites megarhynchus 2
LC
Horsfield's Bronze-cuckoo Chalcites basalis 25 37 7
LC
Black-eared Cuckoo Chalcites osculans 6 19
LC
Rufous-throated Bronze-cuckoo Chalcites ruficollis 3 8 2
LC
Shining Bronze-cuckoo Chalcites lucidus 21 37 10
LC
White-eared Bronze-cuckoo Chalcites meyerii 2 4 1
LC
Little Bronze-cuckoo Chalcites minutillus 15 32 5
LC
Pied Bronze-cuckoo Chalcites crassirostris 1 5 2
LC
Asian Emerald Cuckoo Chrysococcyx maculatus 10 10
LC
Violet Cuckoo Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus 5 19 2
LC
Yellow-throated Cuckoo Chrysococcyx flavigularis 1 10
LC
Klaas's Cuckoo Chrysococcyx klaas 24 37 3
LC
African Emerald Cuckoo Chrysococcyx cupreus 11 35 5
LC
Diederik Cuckoo Chrysococcyx caprius 18 51 2
LC
Chestnut-breasted Cuckoo Cacomantis castaneiventris 3 9 2
LC
Fan-tailed Cuckoo Cacomantis flabelliformis 25 49 14
LC
Banded Bay Cuckoo Cacomantis sonneratii 19 17 9
LC
Plaintive Cuckoo Cacomantis merulinus 10 54 6
LC
Grey-bellied Cuckoo Cacomantis passerinus 10 22 2
LC
Brush Cuckoo Cacomantis variolosus 31 45 20
LC
Moluccan Cuckoo Cacomantis aeruginosus 9
LC
Pallid Cuckoo Heteroscenes pallidus 19 22 2
LC
White-crowned Cuckoo Caliechthrus leucolophus 1 1 3
LC
Dusky Long-tailed Cuckoo Cercococcyx mechowi 3 6 2
LC
Olive Long-tailed Cuckoo Cercococcyx olivinus 2 5 8
LC
Barred Long-tailed Cuckoo Cercococcyx montanus 4 2 1
LC
Fork-tailed Drongo-cuckoo Surniculus dicruroides 3 17 6
LC
Square-tailed Drongo-cuckoo Surniculus lugubris 10 21 4
LC
Philippine Drongo-cuckoo Surniculus velutinus 2 4 3
LC
Moluccan Drongo-cuckoo Surniculus musschenbroeki 3 2 3
LC
Dark Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx bocki 4
LC
Large Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx sparverioides 8 19 9
LC
Common Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx varius 17 68 10
LC
Moustached Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx vagans 1 2 1
NT
Whistling Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx nisicolor 2 2
LC
Malay Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx fugax 1 4 3
LC
Northern Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx hyperythrus 4 1
LC
Philippine Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx pectoralis 4 3 2
LC
Sulawesi Cuckoo Cuculus crassirostris 2 5 1
LC
Red-chested Cuckoo Cuculus solitarius 5 21 2
LC
Black Cuckoo Cuculus clamosus 4 17 3
LC
Indian Cuckoo Cuculus micropterus 16 22 9
LC
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus 106 185 43
LC
African Cuckoo Cuculus gularis 7 15 1
LC
Oriental Cuckoo Cuculus saturatus 9 24 8
LC
Sunda Cuckoo Cuculus lepidus 12 9 1
LC
Lesser Cuckoo Cuculus poliocephalus 5 13 4
LC
Madagascar Cuckoo Cuculus rochii 3 10 2
LC