Taxon profile


Burchell's Coucal
Centropus burchellii Swainson, 1838

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

Scientific synonyms

Centropus superciliosus burchellii Swainson, 1838
Centropus superciliosus burchelli Swainson, 1838
Centropus burchelli Swainson, 1838


Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Rallicola centropus Tendeiro, 1960

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Centropus burchellii burchellii Swainson, 1838
subspecies Centropus burchellii fasciipygialis Reichenow, 1898

Links and literature

EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Centropus burchellii Swainson, 1838]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2021
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Centropus superciliosus burchellii]
Data retrieved on: 16 April 2013

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