Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cuckoos :: African Cuckoo

African Cuckoo Cuculus gularis

Described by: Stephens (1815)
Alternate common name(s): Grey Cuckoo, Gray Cuckoo
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Etosha National Park, Namibia - Oct, 2008 © Nancy Bell  Etosha National Park, Namibia - Jan 21, 2006 © Susan Brown 
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Sub-Saharan Africa;
S. Mauritania, Senegambia, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, sw. Niger, Cameroon, Gabon, Congo, Zaire, Central African Republic, s. Chad, s. Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Somalia, Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Angola, Namibia and South Africa.


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


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