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Order: Cuculiformes

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Some authorities place the Family Musophagidae its own order (Musophagiformes) whereas others include it in the order Cuculiformes, as done here.

Order Cuculiformes viewedit

Family Musophagidae viewedit

Genus Corythaeola viewedit
C. cristata Great Blue Turaco

Genus Tauraco viewedit
T. persa Guinea Turaco
T. livingstonii Livingstone's Turaco
T. schalowi Schalow's Turaco
T. corythaix Knysna Turaco
T. schuettii Black-billed Turaco
T. leucolophus White-crested Turaco
T. fischeri Fischer's Turaco
T. macrorhynchus Yellow-billed Turaco
T. bannermani Bannerman's Turaco
T. erythrolophus Red-crested Turaco
T. hartlaubi Hartlaub's Turaco
T. leucotis White-cheeked Turaco
T. ruspolii Ruspoli's Turaco
T. porphyreolophus Purple-crested Turaco

Genus Ruwenzorornis viewedit
R. johnstoni Ruwenzori Turaco

Genus Musophaga viewedit
M. violacea Violet Turaco
M. rossae Ross's Turaco

Genus Corythaixoides viewedit
C. personatus Bare-faced Go-away-bird
C. concolor Grey Go-away-bird
C. leucogaster White-bellied Go-away-bird

Genus Crinifer viewedit
C. piscator Western Plantain-eater
C. zonurus Eastern Plantain-eater

Family Opisthocomidae viewedit

Genus Opisthocomus viewedit
O. hoazin Hoatzin

Family Cuculidae viewedit

Genus Clamator viewedit
C. jacobinus Jacobin Cuckoo
C. levaillantii Levaillant's Cuckoo
C. coromandus Chestnut-winged Cuckoo
C. glandarius Great Spotted Cuckoo

Genus Pachycoccyx viewedit
P. audeberti Thick-billed Cuckoo

Genus Hierococcyx viewedit
H. sparverioides Large Hawk-Cuckoo
H. varius Common Hawk-Cuckoo
H. vagans Moustached Hawk-Cuckoo
H. nisicolor Hodgson's Hawk-Cuckoo
H. hyperythrus Northern Hawk-Cuckoo
H. fugax Malaysian Hawk-Cuckoo
H. pectoralis Philippine Hawk-Cuckoo

Genus Cuculus viewedit
C. solitarius Red-chested Cuckoo
C. clamosus Black Cuckoo
C. micropterus Indian Cuckoo
C. canorus Common Cuckoo
C. gularis African Cuckoo
C. saturatus Himalayan Cuckoo
C. optatus Oriental Cuckoo
C. lepidus Sunda Cuckoo
C. poliocephalus Lesser Cuckoo
C. crassirostris Sulawesi Cuckoo
C. rochii Madagascar Cuckoo

Genus Cercococcyx viewedit
C. mechowi Dusky Long-tailed Cuckoo
C. olivinus Olive Long-tailed Cuckoo
C. montanus Barred Long-tailed Cuckoo

Genus Cacomantis viewedit
C. pallidus Pallid Cuckoo
C. leucolophus White-crowned Koel
C. sonneratii Banded Bay Cuckoo
C. merulinus Plaintive Cuckoo
C. passerinus Grey-bellied Cuckoo
C. variolosus Brush Cuckoo
C. aeruginosus Moluccan Cuckoo
C. castaneiventris Chestnut-breasted Cuckoo
C. flabelliformis Fan-tailed Cuckoo

Genus Chrysococcyx viewedit
C. osculans Black-eared Cuckoo
C. basalis Horsfield's Bronze Cuckoo
C. lucidus Shining Bronze Cuckoo
C. ruficollis Rufous-throated Bronze Cuckoo
C. meyerii White-eared Bronze Cuckoo
C. minutillus Little Bronze Cuckoo
C. maculatus Asian Emerald Cuckoo
C. xanthorhynchus Violet Cuckoo
C. flavigularis Yellow-throated Cuckoo
C. klaas Klaas's Cuckoo
C. cupreus African Emerald Cuckoo
C. caprius Dideric Cuckoo

Genus Rhamphomantis viewedit
R. megarhynchus Long-billed Cuckoo

Genus Surniculus viewedit
S. lugubris Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo
S. dicruroides Fork-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo
S. musschenbroeki Moluccan Drongo-Cuckoo
S. velutinus Philippine Drongo-Cuckoo

Genus Microdynamis viewedit
M. parva Dwarf Koel

Genus Eudynamys viewedit
E. melanorhynchus Black-billed Koel
E. scolopaceus Asian Koel
E. orientalis Pacific Koel

Genus Urodynamis viewedit
U. taitensis Long-tailed Koel

Genus Scythrops viewedit
S. novaehollandiae Channel-billed Cuckoo

Genus Ceuthmochares viewedit
C. aereus Yellowbill

Genus Rhinortha viewedit
R. chlorophaea Raffles's Malkoha

Genus Taccocua viewedit
T. leschenaultii Sirkeer Malkoha

Genus Zanclostomus viewedit
Z. javanicus Red-billed Malkoha

Genus Rhamphococcyx viewedit
R. calyorhynchus Yellow-billed Malkoha

Genus Phaenicophaeus viewedit
P. diardi Black-bellied Malkoha
P. sumatranus Chestnut-bellied Malkoha
P. viridostris Blue-faced Malkoha
P. tristis Green-billed Malkoha
P. curvirostris Chestnut-breasted Malkoha
P. pyrrhocephalus Red-faced Malkoha

Genus Dasylophus viewedit
D. superciliosus Rough-crested Malkoha
D. cumingi Scale-feathered Malkoha

Genus Carpococcyx viewedit
C. viridis Sumatran Ground Cuckoo
C. radiceus Bornean Ground Cuckoo
C. renauldi Coral-billed Ground Cuckoo

Genus Coua viewedit
C. delalandei
Snail-eating Coua
C. gigas Giant Coua
C. coquereli Coquerel's Coua
C. serriana Red-breasted Coua
C. reynaudii Red-fronted Coua
C. ruficeps Red-capped Coua
C. cursor Running Coua
C. cristata Crested Coua
C. verreauxi Verreaux's Coua
C. caerulea Blue Coua

Genus Centropus viewedit
C. celebensis Bay Coucal
C. unirufus Rufous Coucal
C. melanops Black-faced Coucal
C. nigrorufus Sunda Coucal
C. milo Buff-headed Coucal
C. goliath Goliath Coucal
C. violaceus Violaceous Coucal
C. menbeki Greater Black Coucal
C. ateralbus Pied Coucal
C. phasianinus Pheasant Coucal
C. bernsteini Lesser Black Coucal
C. chalybeus Biak Coucal
C. rectunguis Short-toed Coucal
C. steerii Black-hooded Coucal
C. sinensis Greater Coucal
C. andamanensis Andaman Coucal
C. viridis Philippine Coucal
C. toulou Madagascar Coucal
C. grillii Black Coucal
C. chlororhynchos Green-billed Coucal
C. bengalensis Lesser Coucal
C. leucogaster Black-throated Coucal
C. anselli Gabon Coucal
C. monachus Blue-headed Coucal
C. cupreicaudus Coppery-tailed Coucal
C. senegalensis Senegal Coucal
C. superciliosus White-browed Coucal

Genus Coccycua viewedit
C. minuta Little Cuckoo
C. pumila Dwarf Cuckoo
C. cinerea Ash-colored Cuckoo

Genus Piaya viewedit
P. cayana Squirrel Cuckoo
P. melanogaster Black-bellied Cuckoo

Genus Coccyzus viewedit
C. melacoryphus Dark-billed Cuckoo
C. lansbergi Gray-capped Cuckoo
C. americanus Yellow-billed Cuckoo
C. euleri Pearly-breasted Cuckoo
C. minor Mangrove Cuckoo
C. ferrugineus Cocos Cuckoo
C. erythropthalmus Black-billed Cuckoo
C. pluvialis Chestnut-bellied Cuckoo
C. rufigularis Bay-breasted Cuckoo
C. vetula Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo
C. vieilloti Puerto Rican Lizard Cuckoo
C. merlini Great Lizard Cuckoo
C. longirostris Hispaniolan Lizard Cuckoo

Genus Guira viewedit
G. guira Guira Cuckoo

Genus Tapera viewedit
T. naevia Striped Cuckoo

Genus Dromococcyx viewedit
D. phasianellus Pheasant Cuckoo
D. pavoninus Pavonine Cuckoo

Genus Morococcyx viewedit
M. erythropygus Lesser Ground Cuckoo

Genus Geococcyx viewedit
G. velox Lesser Roadrunner
G. californianus Greater Roadrunner

Genus Neomorphus viewedit
N. geoffroyi Rufous-vented Ground Cuckoo
N. squamiger Scaled Ground Cuckoo
N. radiolosus Banded Ground Cuckoo
N. rufipennis Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo
N. pucheranii Red-billed Ground Cuckoo

Genus Crotophaga viewedit
C. major Greater Ani
C. ani Smooth-billed Ani
C. sulcirostris Groove-billed Ani


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