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

Horsfield's Bronze-Cuckoo Chrysococcyx basalis

Described by: Horsfield (1821)
Alternate common name(s): Horsfield's Bronze Cuckoo, Bronze Cuckoo, Rufous-tailed Bronze-Cuckoo, Narrow-billed Bronze-Cuckoo, Australian Cuckoo
Old scientific name(s): Chalcites basalis


Newhaven, Northern Territory, Australia - Sep, 2004 © Tom Tarrant  Australia - Sep, 2002 © Jean-Philippe Paris  Cape Range National Park, Western Australia, Australia - Aug 15, 2006 © Jean-Philippe Paris 
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Australia and Tasmania;
Two populations;
Western Australia. C. Northern Territory (Alice Springs), c. South Australia, Victoria (Swan Island), New South Wales, Australian Capital Territory (Campbell Park) to ne. Queensland.
Winters n. to Java, Timor and sc. New Guinea and irregularly further n.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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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