Taxon profile


Hierococcyx Müller, 1845

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Cuculiformes - cuckoos »  family Cuculidae - cuckoos

Included taxa

Number of records: 8

species Hierococcyx bocki R. G. W. Ramsay, 1886 - Dark Hawk-Cuckoo
species Hierococcyx fugax (Horsfield, 1821) - Malaysian Hawk-Cuckoo
species Hierococcyx hyperythrus (Gould, 1856) - Rufous Hawk-Cuckoo
species Hierococcyx nisicolor (Blyth, 1843) - Hodgson's Hawk-cuckoo
species Hierococcyx pectoralis Cabanis & Heine, 1863 - Philippine Hawk-Cuckoo
species Hierococcyx sparverioides (Vigors, 1832) - Large Hawk-cuckoo
species Hierococcyx vagans (S. Muller, 1845) - Moustached Hawk-cuckoo
species Hierococcyx varius (Vahl, 1797) - Common Hawk-cuckoo

Hierococcyx varius

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [c655a71c-c26d-43bc-8096-6f149ec70705]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Hierococcyx Mueller, 1842]
Data retrieved on: 7 February 2015
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Hierococcyx Müller, S, 1845]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021

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