Taxon profile


Coua Schinz, 1821

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 10

species Coua caerulea (Linnaeus, 1766) - Blue Coua

Coua caerulea

species Coua coquereli A. Grandidier, 1867 - Coquerel's Coua

Coua coquereli

species Coua cristata (Linnaeus, 1766) - Crested Coua

Coua cristata

species Coua cursor A. Grandidier, 1867 - Running Coua
species Coua delalandei (Temminck, 1827) - Snail-eating Coua

Coua delalandei

species Coua gigas (Boddaert, 1783) - Giant Coua

Coua gigas

species Coua reynaudii Pucheran, 1845 - Red-fronted Coua

Coua reynaudii

species Coua ruficeps G. R. Gray, 1846 - Red-capped Coua

Coua ruficeps

species Coua serriana Pucheran, 1845 - Red-breasted Coua
species Coua verreauxi A. Grandidier, 1867 - Verreaux's Coua

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1043536]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Coua Schinz in Cuvier, 1821]
Data retrieved on: 14 December 2019
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Coua Schinz, 1821]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021

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