Taxon profile


Pallid Cuckoo
Cuculus pallidus (Latham, 1802)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cacomantis pallidus (Latham, 1802)
Chalcites simplex Lesson, 1844
Columba pallida Latham, 1801
Cuculus albostrigatus Vigors & Horsfield, 1827
Cuculus inornatus Vigors & Horsfield, 1827
Heteroscenes occidentalis Cabanis & Heine, 1863
Heteroscenes pallidus tasmanicus Mathews, 1916
Cuculus cinereus Vieillot, 1817

Least Concern
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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [d38ad079-d629-4313-aa84-de4b42c90df3]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Cacomantis pallidus (Latham, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN Bird Life 5.1 [1210]

Bird Life [] [as Cuculus pallidus (Latham, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Cacomantis pallidus (Latham, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Cuculus pallidus (Latham, 1801)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Cacomantis pallidus]
Data retrieved on: 9 April 2013

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