Oriental Cuckoo

Cuculus optatus - Coucou oriental

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Cuculiformes

  • Family
    :

    Cuculidés

  • Genus
    :

    Cuculus

  • Species
    :

    optatus

Descriptor

Gould, 1845

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 32 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 51 à 57 cm.
  • Weight
    : 73 à 156 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Oriental Cuckoo (Cuculus optatus) is a species of bird in the Cuculidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Coucou oriental,
  • Cuco de Horsfield,
  • Cuco-de-horsfield,
  • Horsfieldkuckuck,
  • Horsfields Koekoek,
  • Cuculo di Horsfield,
  • Taigagök,
  • Taigagjøk,
  • kukučka východná,
  • kukačka Horsfieldova,
  • Orientgøg,
  • cucut de Horsfield,
  • kukułka syberyjska,
  • mēmā dzeguze,
  • Одноголосая кукушка,
  • Kangkok ranting,
  • *ツツドリ,
  • 北方中杜鹃,
  • 北方中杜鵑〔遠東中杜鵑〕,

Voice song and cries

Geographic range

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