Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cuckoos :: Asian Drongo-Cuckoo

Asian Drongo-Cuckoo Surniculus lugubris

Described by: Horsfield (1821)
Alternate common name(s): Drongo Cuckoo
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Klongsaeng Wildlife Sanctuary, Surathanee Province, Thailand - Apr 16, 2005 © Chaiyan Kasorndorkbua  Panti Forest Reserve, Johor, Malaysia - 2003 © Paul Huang  Sime Forest, Singapore - 2004 © Paul Huang 
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S. India and Sri Lanka. Se. Asia, Greater Sundas, w. Philippines, Sulawesi and Moluccas;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) Nepal, n. India to Assam and Manipur to s. China (Sichuan, Yunnan, Fujian, Hainan) through Burma and Thailand and Indochina.
(2) Sw. coast of India, Sri Lanka, Java and Bali.
(3) Malaysia, Sumatra, Bangka Is., Borneo and sw. Philippines (Palawan, Balabac and Calauit).
(4) Sulawesi and Moluccas (Butung to Becan and n. Halmahera).


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


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