Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cuckoos :: Long-tailed Koel

Long-tailed Koel Eudynamys taitensis

Described by: Sparrman (1787)
Alternate common name(s): Pacific Long-tailed Cuckoo, Long-tailed Cuckoo
Old scientific name(s): Urodynamis taitensis


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Islands of the s. and sw. Pacific Ocean and New Zealand;
Fragmented distribution;
Breeds in New Zealand, Stewart Is., Chatham Is. and Kermadec Is.
Winters on sw. Pacific Is. from Polynesia, Micronesia to New Guinea, the Bismarck Archipelago, Solomon Is., Vanuatu, Norfolk Is. and Lord Howe Is.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Islands, Hauraki Gulf Website


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


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