Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cuckoos :: Large Hawk-Cuckoo

Large Hawk-Cuckoo Cuculus sparverioides

Described by: Vigors (1832)
Alternate common name(s): Brain-fever Bird
Old scientific name(s): Hierococcyx sparverioides


Thailand - Date unknown © Dave Behrens  Iwahig, Palawan, Philippines - Mar, 2007 © Mark Harper  Frasers Hill, Malaysia - 2002 © Paul Huang 
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S. Asia. Greater Sundas. Philippines;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) Himalayas of n. Pakistan, n. and e. India, se. Tibet, s. and se. China to se. Asia, the Philippines and Sulawesi.
Vagrant to Taiwan.
(2) Malaysia, Sumatra and Borneo.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Bird Songs International B.V.


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


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