Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cuckoos :: Northern Hawk-Cuckoo

Northern Hawk-Cuckoo Cuculus hyperythrus

Described by: Gould (1856)
Alternate common name(s): Rufous Hawk-Cuckoo
Old scientific name(s): Hierococcyx hyperythrus


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Ne. Asia;
Ne. China e. from Sichuan, se. Siberia in Ussuriland (Sikhote-Alin) and s. to Korea, c. Japan (c. Honshu and probably Hokkaido) and lower Yangtze Valley.
Winters in s. China, se. Asia, Borneo and Sulawesi


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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