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Little Bronze Cuckoo
Includes Gould's Bronze Cuckoo; Green-cheeked Bronze Cuckoo; Pied Bronze Cuckoo
This taxon includes Green-cheeked Bronze Cuckoo, Gould's Bronze Cuckoo and Pied Bronze Cuckoo, which are considered separate species by some authorities.
13 subspecies are listed, including one that has not been officially described yet:
crassirostris and salvadorii used to be split as Pied Bronze Cuckoo but are included here following Clements and the IOC.
This species is a brood parasite, meaning that it lays its eggs in the nest of other species and leaves the work with raising the young to them.
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