Family Cuckoos (Cuculidae) | the Internet Bird Collection

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Common name Scientific name Videos Photos Sounds Status
Greater Ani Crotophaga major 31 41 3
LC
Smooth-billed Ani Crotophaga ani 75 177 7
LC
Groove-billed Ani Crotophaga sulcirostris 21 92 3
LC
Guira Cuckoo Guira guira 41 100 7
LC
Striped Cuckoo Tapera naevia 34 41 11
LC
Pheasant Cuckoo Dromococcyx phasianellus 10 16 7
LC
Pavonine Cuckoo Dromococcyx pavoninus 8 18 5
LC
Lesser Ground-cuckoo Morococcyx erythropygus 7 12 2
LC
Lesser Roadrunner Geococcyx velox 6 11
LC
Greater Roadrunner Geococcyx californianus 34 81 2
LC
Rufous-vented Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus geoffroyi 7 7
VU
Banded Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus radiolosus 4 12 1
EN
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus rufipennis 2 1
LC
Red-billed Ground-cuckoo Neomorphus pucheranii
LC
Giant Coua Coua gigas 5 23 1
LC
Coquerel's Coua Coua coquereli 4 11 2
LC
Red-breasted Coua Coua serriana 3 8 2
LC
Red-fronted Coua Coua reynaudii 3 9
LC
Running Coua Coua cursor 3 20
LC
Red-capped Coua Coua ruficeps 4 15
LC
Olive-capped Coua Coua olivaceiceps 2 15 1
LC
Crested Coua Coua cristata 6 20
LC
Chestnut-vented Coua Coua pyropyga 1 8
LC
Verreaux's Coua Coua verreauxi 4 9
LC
Blue Coua Coua caerulea 5 17 1
LC
Bornean Ground-cuckoo Carpococcyx radiceus 7 4 1
NT
Sumatran Ground-cuckoo Carpococcyx viridis 1 1
CR
Coral-billed Ground-cuckoo Carpococcyx renauldi 17 8 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 10 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 23 41 4
LC
Blue-headed Coucal Centropus monachus 10 22 2
LC
Coppery-tailed Coucal Centropus cupreicaudus 3 14
LC
White-browed Coucal Centropus superciliosus 25 107 4
LC
Javan Coucal Centropus nigrorufus 8
VU
Greater Coucal Centropus sinensis 31 135 21
LC
Andaman Coucal Centropus andamanensis 5 22 4
LC
Goliath Coucal Centropus goliath 10 11 3
LC
Madagascar Coucal Centropus toulou 3 26 4
LC
Black Coucal Centropus grillii 4 8
LC
Philippine Coucal Centropus viridis 3 2 6
LC
Lesser Coucal Centropus bengalensis 16 35 6
LC
Violaceous Coucal Centropus violaceus 5 2 3
NT
Black-billed Coucal Centropus bernsteini 1 5
LC
Pheasant Coucal Centropus phasianinus 10 19 2
LC
Kai Coucal Centropus spilopterus 4
LC
Raffles's Malkoha Rhinortha chlorophaea 9 16 2
LC
Chattering Yellowbill Ceuthmochares aereus 9 10 2
LC
Whistling Yellowbill Ceuthmochares australis 1 8
LC
Sirkeer Malkoha Taccocua leschenaultii 5 18 2
LC
Red-billed Malkoha Zanclostomus javanicus 7 15
LC
Red-faced Malkoha Phaenicophaeus pyrrhocephalus 2 10
VU
Blue-faced Malkoha Phaenicophaeus viridirostris 6 19
LC
Black-bellied Malkoha Phaenicophaeus diardi 3 8
NT
Chestnut-bellied Malkoha Phaenicophaeus sumatranus 1 7 1
NT
Green-billed Malkoha Phaenicophaeus tristis 17 38 1
LC
Chestnut-breasted Malkoha Phaenicophaeus curvirostris 12 19
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 99 9
LC
Levaillant's Cuckoo Clamator levaillantii 10 27 1
LC
Chestnut-winged Cuckoo Clamator coromandus 1 16 1
LC
Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius 24 55 4
LC
Little Cuckoo Coccycua minuta 13 30 2
LC
Dwarf Cuckoo Coccycua pumila 2 21
LC
Ash-colored Cuckoo Coccycua cinerea 6 6 1
LC
Mexican Squirrel-cuckoo Piaya mexicana 4
LC
Common Squirrel-cuckoo Piaya cayana 56 150 9
LC
Black-bellied Cuckoo Piaya melanogaster 14 16 1
LC
Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus 12 41 1
LC
Pearly-breasted Cuckoo Coccyzus euleri 2 10 2
LC
Mangrove Cuckoo Coccyzus minor 9 34 2
LC
Cocos Cuckoo Coccyzus ferrugineus 1 1
VU
Dark-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus melacoryphus 7 38 2
LC
Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus 2 23
LC
Grey-capped Cuckoo Coccyzus lansbergi 2 1 1
LC
Chestnut-bellied Cuckoo Coccyzus pluvialis 2 8
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 4 5
LC
Hispaniolan Lizard-cuckoo Coccyzus longirostris 5 9
LC
Puerto Rican Lizard-cuckoo Coccyzus vieilloti 3 5 1
LC
Thick-billed Cuckoo Pachycoccyx audeberti 4 8 1
LC
Dwarf Koel Microdynamis parva 3 3 1
LC
Western Koel Eudynamys scolopaceus 44 164 35
LC
Eastern Koel Eudynamys orientalis 16 19 8
LC
Long-tailed Koel Urodynamis taitensis 4 6 5
LC
Channel-billed Cuckoo Scythrops novaehollandiae 9 24 4
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 7 2
LC
Shining Bronze-cuckoo Chalcites lucidus 21 36 10
LC
White-eared Bronze-cuckoo Chalcites meyerii 2 4 1
LC
Little Bronze-cuckoo Chalcites minutillus 14 30 5
LC
Pied Bronze-cuckoo Chalcites crassirostris 1 4 2
LC
Asian Emerald Cuckoo Chrysococcyx maculatus 10 8
LC
Violet Cuckoo Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus 5 16 2
LC
Yellow-throated Cuckoo Chrysococcyx flavigularis 1 5
LC
Klaas's Cuckoo Chrysococcyx klaas 23 33 3
LC
African Emerald Cuckoo Chrysococcyx cupreus 11 32 5
LC
Diederik Cuckoo Chrysococcyx caprius 18 44 2
LC
Chestnut-breasted Cuckoo Cacomantis castaneiventris 3 9 2
LC
Fan-tailed Cuckoo Cacomantis flabelliformis 25 51 10
LC
Banded Bay Cuckoo Cacomantis sonneratii 19 17 9
LC
Plaintive Cuckoo Cacomantis merulinus 10 41 6
LC
Grey-bellied Cuckoo Cacomantis passerinus 10 22 2
LC
Brush Cuckoo Cacomantis variolosus 28 42 20
LC
Moluccan Cuckoo Cacomantis aeruginosus 9
LC
Pallid Cuckoo Heteroscenes pallidus 19 22 2
LC
White-crowned Cuckoo Caliechthrus leucolophus 1 3
LC
Dusky Long-tailed Cuckoo Cercococcyx mechowi 3 5 2
LC
Olive Long-tailed Cuckoo Cercococcyx olivinus 2 4 8
LC
Barred Long-tailed Cuckoo Cercococcyx montanus 4 1 1
LC
Fork-tailed Drongo-cuckoo Surniculus dicruroides 3 17 6
LC
Square-tailed Drongo-cuckoo Surniculus lugubris 9 18 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 7 17 9
LC
Common Hawk-cuckoo Hierococcyx varius 17 61 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 1 1
LC
Red-chested Cuckoo Cuculus solitarius 5 21 2
LC
Black Cuckoo Cuculus clamosus 4 15 3
LC
Indian Cuckoo Cuculus micropterus 16 21 9
LC
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus 75 145 37
LC
African Cuckoo Cuculus gularis 7 15 1
LC
Oriental Cuckoo Cuculus saturatus 9 24 8
LC
Sunda Cuckoo Cuculus lepidus 12 7 1
LC
Lesser Cuckoo Cuculus poliocephalus 5 13 4
LC
Madagascar Cuckoo Cuculus rochii 3 10 2
LC

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