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Category:Carpococcyx - BirdForum Opus

Genus: Carpococcyx

Description

Ground Cuckoos are found in south-east Asia and Indonesia.
They are fairly large, terrestrial cuckoos. All three species are shy and hard to see. The run away if disturbed.
They are no brood parasites.

Taxonomy

Carpococcyx is a genus in the Family Cuculidae.


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

References

  1. Del Hoyo, J, A Elliot, and J Sargatal, eds. 1997. Handbook of the Birds of the World. Volume 4: Sandgrouse to Cuckoos. Barcelona: Lynx Edicions. ISBN 978-8487334221

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Pages in category ‘Carpococcyx’

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