Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cuckoos :: Horsfield's Cuckoo

Horsfield's Cuckoo Cuculus horsfieldi

Described by: Gould (1845)
Alternate common name(s): Oriental Cuckoo
Old scientific name(s): Cuculus optatus


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Ne. Europe and n. Asia;
Finland, w. Russia (Komi) e. through n. Siberia to Anadyrland and Kamchatka and s. to sw. Siberia, n. Mongolia, e. China, Korea, Kiril Is., Japan and Nansei-shoto Is.
Winters in the Malay Peninsula, Vietnam, Greater Sundas, Lesser Sundas, Philippines, New Guinea, n. and ne. Australia, Lord Howe Is., and Solomon Is.


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


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