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Thick-billed Cuckoo

Pachycoccyx audeberti (Schlegel, 1879)

The Thick-billed Cuckoo (Pachycoccyx audeberti) is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family. It is monotypic within the genus Pachycoccyx. and can easily be distinguished from other brood parasitic cuckoo species by its very thick bill, which is shaped in a rather hawklike fashion. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Cuculiformes
Family:
  Cuculidae
Genus:
  Pachycoccyx

Scientific:
  Pachycoccyx audeberti

Citation:
  (Schlegel, 1879)

Reference:
  NotesLeydenMus. 1 p.99

Protonym:
  Cuculus Audeberti

Avibase ID:
  2AD52363576C671B

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/2AD52363

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554675

Geographic range:

  • Pachycoccyx audeberti audeberti: NE Madagascar
  • Pachycoccyx audeberti validus: eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo to southeastern Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique and northeastern South Africa
  • Pachycoccyx audeberti brazzae: Sierra Leone to Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroon and western Democratic Republic of the Congo
English:
Thick-billed Cuckoo
Czech:
kukačka tlustozobá
German:
Dickschnabelkuckuck
Danish:
Tyknæbbet Gøg
Spanish:
Críalo Piquigrueso
Finnish:
paksunokkakäki
French:
Coucou d'Audebert
Italian:
Cuculo beccogrosso
Japanese:
hashibutokakkou
Japanese:
ハシブトカッコウ
Dutch:
Diksnavelkoekoek
Norwegian:
Hvitbrystgjøk
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kvitbrystgauk
Polish:
kukulka grubodzioba
Portuguese:
Cuco-de-bico-grosso
Russian:
Толстоклювая кукушка
Slovak:
kukučka hrubozobá
Swedish:
tjocknäbbad gök
Ukrainian:
Зозуля товстодзьоба
Chinese:
厚嘴杜鹃


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Thick-billed Cuckoo ( Pachycoccyx audeberti) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Thick-billed Cuckoo ( Pachycoccyx audeberti) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Thick-billed Cuckoo ( Pachycoccyx audeberti) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Thick-billed Cuckoo ( Pachycoccyx audeberti) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Coucou d'Audebert ( Pachycoccyx audeberti) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Coucou d'Audebert ( Pachycoccyx audeberti) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
Pachycoccyx audeberti [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
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James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pachycoccyx audeberti [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Dikbekkoekoek
Catalan: Cucut cuaample
Czech: Kukacka tlustozobá, kukačka tlustozobá
Danish: Tyknæbbet Gøg
German: Dickschnabelkuckuck
English: Levaillant's Cuckoo, Thick billed Cuckoo, Thickbilled Cuckoo, Thick-billed Cuckoo
English (IOC): Thick-billed Cuckoo
English (Kenya): Thick-billed Cuckoo
Spanish: Críalo de Pico Grueso, Críalo Piquigrueso
Spanish (Spain): Críalo Piquigrueso
Spanish (HBW): Thick-billed Cuckoo
Estonian: miombokägu
Finnish: Paksunokkakäki
French: Coucou à gros bec, Coucou d’Audebert, Coucou d'Audebert
Italian: Cuculo beccogrosso, Cuculo beccospesso, Cuculo di Audebert
Japanese: hashibutokakkou
Japanese: ハシブトカッコウ
Scientific: Cuculus Audeberti, Pachycoccyx audeberti, Pachycoccyx audeberti audeberti, Pachycoccyx validus
Lithuanian: Storasnapė gegutė
Dutch: Diksnavelkoekoek
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kvitbrystgauk
Norwegian: Hvitbrystgjøk
Polish: kukulka grubodzioba, kukułka grubodzioba
Portuguese: Cuco-de-bico-grosso
Russian: Толстоклювая кукушка
Slovak: kukučka hrubozobá
Swedish: Tjocknäbbad gök
Swahili: Kekeo Domo-nene
Ukrainian: Зозуля товстодзьоба
Chinese: 厚嘴杜鹃
Chinese (Traditional): 厚嘴鵑

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