African Cuckoo

Cuculus gularis - Coucou africain

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Cuculiformes

  • Family
    :

    Cuculidés

  • Genus
    :

    Cuculus

  • Species
    :

    gularis

Descriptor

Stephens, 1815

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 32 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 110 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

African Cuckoo (Cuculus gularis) is a species of bird in the Cuculidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Coucou africain,
  • Cuco Barbiblanco,
  • Cuco-africano,
  • Afrikanerkuckuck,
  • afrikai kakukk,
  • Afrikaanse Koekoek,
  • Cuculo africano,
  • Afrikansk gök,
  • Afrikagjøk,
  • kukučka akáciová,
  • kukačka africká,
  • Afrikansk Gøg,
  • afrikankäki,
  • Afrikaanse Koekoek,
  • cucut africà,
  • kukułka sawannowa,
  • Африканская кукушка,
  • アフリカカッコウ,
  • 非洲杜鹃,
  • 非洲杜鵑,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Grassland : Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Dry

Geographic range

Illustration

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