Taxon profile


Chestnut-breasted Malkoha
Phaenicophaeus curvirostris (Shaw, 1810)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cuculus curvirostris Shaw, 1810

Least Concern LC


Included taxa

Number of records: 6

subspecies Phaenicophaeus curvirostris deningeri Stresemann, 1913
subspecies Phaenicophaeus curvirostris harringtoni (Sharpe, 1877)
subspecies Phaenicophaeus curvirostris microrhinus Berlepsch, 1895
subspecies Phaenicophaeus curvirostris oeneicaudus J. P. Verreaux & J. B. É. Verreaux, 1855 - Mentawai Malkoha
subspecies Phaenicophaeus curvirostris singularis (Parrot, 1907)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22725423]

Bird Life [] [as Phaenicophaeus curvirostris (Shaw, 1810)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22725423]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Phaenicophaeus curvirostris (Shaw, 1810)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN F. Gill, D. Donsker & P. Rasmussen (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Phaenicophaeus curvirostris (Shaw, 1810)]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021
EN del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Phaenicophaeus curvirostris Shaw, 1810]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Phaenicophaeus curvirostris (Shaw, 1810)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Phaenicophaeus curvirostris]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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