Taxon profile


Bucco Brisson, 1760

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Piciformes »  family Bucconidae - puffbirds

Scientific synonyms

Argicus Cabanis & Heine, 1863
Cyphos Spix, 1824
Nystactes Gloger, 1827

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

species Bucco capensis Linnaeus, 1766 - Collared Puffbird
species Bucco macrodactylus (Spix, 1824) - Chestnut-capped Puffbird
species Bucco noanamae Hellmayr, 1909 - Sooty-capped Puffbird
species Bucco tamatia Gmelin, 1788 - Spotted Puffbird

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1426403]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Argicus Cabanis & Heine, 1863]
Data retrieved on: 8 December 2019
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Bucco Brisson, 1760]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021

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