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Indian Cuckoo Cuculus micropterus

Described by: Gould (1837)
Alternate common name(s): Short-winged Cuckoo
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Bubu Forest Reserve, Perak, Malaysia - Mar, 2004 © Tan Chin Tong  Singapore Botanic Gardens, Singapore - 2003 © Paul Huang 
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Ne. Asia s. to Indian Subcontinent and Greater Sundas;
(1) Se. Siberia and ne. China.
(2) Ne. Pakistan, n. and e. India, Andaman Is. and Nicobar Is. to s. Thailand (Khao Nor Chuchi mountain), e. Asia and associated is. Possibly resident in Sri Lanka.
(3) Sumatra, Java, Borneo and the Philippines.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Pintails Home (Kim Hyun-Tae)


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


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