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Great Spotted Cuckoo

Clamator glandarius (Linnaeus, 1758)

The Great Spotted Cuckoo (Clamator glandarius) is a member of the cuckoo order of birds, the Cuculiformes, which also includes the roadrunners, the anis and the coucals. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Cuculiformes
Family:
  Cuculidae
Genus:
  Clamator

Scientific:
  Clamator glandarius

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.111

Protonym:
  Cuculus glandarius

Avibase ID:
  3D67C56A490A60AE

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/3D67C56A

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554674

Geographic range:

  • Clamator glandarius: SW Palearctic and Africa south of the Sahara
English:
Great Spotted Cuckoo
Czech:
kukačka chocholatá
German:
Häherkuckuck
Danish:
Skadegøg
Spanish:
Críalo Europeo
Finnish:
harakkakäki
French:
Coucou geai
Icelandic:
Dílagaukur
Italian:
Cuculo dal ciuffo
Japanese:
madarakanmurikakkou
Japanese:
マダラカンムリカッコウ
Dutch:
Kuifkoekoek
Norwegian:
Skjæregjøk
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Skjorgauk
Polish:
kukułka czubata
Portuguese:
Cuco-rabilongo
Russian:
Хохлатая кукушка
Slovak:
kukavica chochlatá
Swedish:
skatgök
Ukrainian:
Зозуля чубата
Chinese:
大斑凤头鹃


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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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):
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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 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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British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
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British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Coucou geai ( Clamator glandarius) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
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Clements 1st 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 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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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 4th edition (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 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
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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:
Clamator glandarius [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Gevlekte Koekoek
Arabic: أم الحمام، سمساح, الوقواق المنقط
Asturian: Cuquiellu Rial
Bulgarian: Качулата кукувица
Catalan: Cucui reial, Cucut reial, Cucut reial europeu
Catalan (Balears): Cucui reial
Montenegrin: afrička kukavica
Czech: Kukacka chocholatá, kukačka chocholatá
Welsh: Cog frech
Danish: Skadegøg
German: Haeherkuckuck, Haherkuckuck, Häherkuckuck
Greek: Καλοχρονιά, Κισσόκουκος
Greek (Cypriot): Καλοχρονιά
English: Great Spotted Cuckoo
English (IOC): Great Spotted Cuckoo
English (Kenya): Great Spotted Cuckoo
Esperanto: tufkukulo
Spanish: Crialo, Críalo, Críalo Español, Críalo Europeo, Cucu Europeo
Spanish (Spain): Críalo Europeo
Spanish (HBW): Críalo europeo
Estonian: harakkägu
Basque: Cucut reial, Kuku mottoduna, Kuku mottuduna
Persian: کوکوی خالدار
Finnish: harakkakäki, Töyhtökäki
Faroese: Skjórugeykur
French: Coucou geai
Irish: Mórchuach Bhreac
Galician: Cuco real, Cucut reial
Hebrew: קוקיה מצוייצת, קוקיה מצויצת, קוקייה מצויצת
Croatian: Afrička kukavica
Hungarian: Pettyes kakukk , Szajkókakukk
Armenian: [Poopoolavor Kku ], [Pupulavor Kku ], Փուփուլավոր Կկու
Icelandic: Dílagaukur
Italian: Cuculo dal ciuffo
Japanese: madarakammurikakkou, madarakanmurikakkou
Japanese: マダラカンムリカッコウ
Georgian: შავთავა გუგული
Scientific: Clamator glandarius, Clamator glandarius cherigium, Cuculus glandarius
Lithuanian: Didžioji kuoduotoji gegutė, Kuoduotoji gegutė
Latvian: lielā cekuldzeguze
Macedonian: Афричка (Цуцулеста) кукавица, цуцулеста кукавица
Moldavian: Cuc pestriț
Maltese: Daqquqa Prima, Sultan il-Gamiem tat-Toppu
Dutch: Kuifkoekoek
Norwegian Nynorsk: Skjorgauk
Norwegian: Skjæregjøk
Polish: kukulka czubata, kukułka czubata, Synogarlica senegalska
Portuguese: cuco rabilongo, Cuco-rabilongo
Portuguese (Portugal): Cuco-rabilongo
Romansh: cucu tacla, Cucu ticlà
Russian: большая пятнистая кукушка, Кукушка хохлатая, Хохлатая кукушка
Sindhi: ٽ ٽً يً هبڅياٍ
Slovak: Kukavica chochlatá
Slovenian: copasta kukavica, čopasta kukavica
Shona: Haya
Albanian: Qyqja me çafkë
Serbian: Africka (cubasta) kukavica, Africka kukavica, Cubasta kukavica, Ćubasta kukavica, kukavica africka, kukavica afrička, Афричка (Ћубаста) кукавица
Swedish: Skatgök
Swahili: Kekeo Madoa
Turkish: Büyük Guguk, Tepeli Guguk, Tepeli Guguk Kuşu
Ukrainian: Зозуля чубата , Чубата зозуля
Chinese: 大斑凤头鹃
Chinese (Traditional): 大鳳頭鵑

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