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Cuculidae
Cuckoos
family of Cuculiformes

latin name german name english name species in collection
Cacomantis Eurasische Kleinkuckucke 3 3
Carpococcyx 1 1
Centropus 1 1
Centropus Spornkuckucke 7 7
Chrysococcyx Eigentliche Goldkuckucke 4 4
Clamator 3 3
Coccyzus 2 2
Coua Seidenkuckucke 2 2
Cuculus Kuckucke 2 2
Eudynamys 1 1
Geococcyx 1 1
Guira 1 1
Hierococcyx 4 4
Phaenicophaeus 3 3
Piaya 1 1
trivial name latin name name specimens
Common or African Cuckoo
Cuculus canorus
Cuculus canorus 12 12
Plaintive Cuckoo
Cacomantis merulinus
Cacomantis merulinus 1 1
Chestnut-breasted Cuckoo
Cacomantis castaneiventris
Cacomantis castaneiventris 1 1
Fan-tailed Cuckoo
Cacomantis flabelliformis
Cacomantis flabelliformis 1 1
Senegal Coucal
Centropus senegalensis
Centropus senegalensis 3 3
Greater Coucal
Centropus sinensis
Centropus sinensis 3 3
diederik cuckoo
Chrysococcyx caprius
Chrysococcyx caprius 1 1
African Emerald Cuckoo
Chrysococcyx cupreus
Chrysococcyx cupreus 3 3
Klaas's Cuckoo
Chrysococcyx klaas
Chrysococcyx klaas 1 1
Little Bronze-Cuckoo
Chrysococcyx minutillus
Chrysococcyx minutillus 1 1
White-browed coucal
Centropus superciliosus
Centropus superciliosus 2 2
Gabon Coucal
Centropus anselli
Centropus anselli 1 1
Lesser Coucal
Centropus bengalensis
Centropus bengalensis 9 9
Sunda Coucal
Centropus nigrorufus
Centropus nigrorufus 1 1
Short-toed Coucal
Centropus rectunguis
Centropus rectunguis 1 1
Blue coua
Coua caerulea
Coua caerulea 1 1
Giant Coua
Coua gigas
Coua gigas 2 2
Crested Coua
Coua cristata
Coua cristata 1 1
Greater Roadrunner
Geococcyx californianus
Geococcyx californianus 3 3
Green-billed Malkoha
Phaenicophaeus tristis
Phaenicophaeus tristis 5 5
Raffles's Malkoha
Phaenicophaeus chlorophaeus
Phaenicophaeus chlorophaeus 1 1
Pheasant Coucal
Centropus phasianinus
Centropus phasianinus 2 2
Asian Koel
Eudynamys scolopaceus
Eudynamys scolopaceus 6 6
Great Spotted Cuckoo
Clamator glandarius
Clamator glandarius 2 2
Levaillant's Cuckoo
Clamator levaillantii
Clamator levaillantii 1 1
Pied Cuckoo
Clamator jacobinus
Clamator jacobinus 1 1
Northern Hawk-Cuckoo
Hierococcyx hyperythrus
Hierococcyx hyperythrus 1 1
Hodgson's Hawk-Cuckoo
Hierococcyx nisicolor
Hierococcyx nisicolor 1 1
Large Hawk-cuckoo
Hierococcyx sparverioides
Hierococcyx sparverioides 1 1
Coral-billed Ground-Cuckoo
Carpococcyx renauldi
Carpococcyx renauldi 1 1
Squirrel Cuckoo
Piaya cayana
Piaya cayana 1 1
Guira Cuckoo
Guira guira
Guira guira 1 1

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