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Pavonine Cuckoo

Dromococcyx pavoninus von Pelzeln, 1870

The pavonine cuckoo is a Neotropical cuckoo with a long graduated tail and a short crest. It is one of three species of Neotropical cuckoo which are known to be brood parasites. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Cuculiformes
Family:
  Cuculidae
Genus:
   Dromococcyx
Scientific:
  Dromococcyx pavoninus


Original description

Citation:
  von Pelzeln, 1870

Reference:
  Orn.Brasil. p.270

Protonym:
  Dromococcyx pavoninus

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/21811#page/280/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  489295C7AEBFA666

Avibase ID:
  avibase-489295C7

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/489295C7


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 554796

Geographic range:

  • Dromococcyx pavoninus: Tropical South America east of the Andes to ne Argentina
English:
Pavonine Cuckoo
Catalan:
Cucut paó
Czech:
kukačka paví
Danish:
Påfuglegøg
German:
Pfauenkuckuck
Spanish:
Cuclillo Pavonino
Spanish (Spain):
Cuclillo Pavonino
Finnish:
riikinkukkokäki
French:
Géocoucou pavonin
Croatian:
kukavica paunašica
Hungarian:
pávakakukk
Icelandic:
Págaukur
Italian:
Cuculo pavonino
Japanese (romaji):
himekijimichibashiri
Japanese:
ヒメキジミチバシリ
Lithuanian:
Paprastoji povinė gegutė
Dutch:
Pauwkoekoek
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Argusgauk
Norwegian:
Argusgjøk
Polish:
klinochwostka pawia
Portuguese:
peixe-frito-pavonino
Portuguese (Brazil):
peixe-frito-pavonino
Russian:
Павлинья кукушка
Slovak:
kukuľa pávia
Serbian:
Paunska kukavica
Swedish:
påfågelgök
Ukrainian:
Таязура-клинохвіст мала
Chinese:
小雉鹃
Chinese (Traditional):
孔雀雉鵑


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Pavonine Cuckoo ( Dromococcyx pavoninus) [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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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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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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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Géocoucou pavonin ( Dromococcyx pavoninus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Géocoucou pavonin ( Dromococcyx pavoninus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements, version 2021:
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Clements 3rd 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 (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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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 2021:
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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 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 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 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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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
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Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
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Peters' Check-list of the Birds (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, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
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South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
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South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
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South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
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South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
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South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
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South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
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South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
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South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
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South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
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South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
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South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
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South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
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South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
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South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
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South American Classification Committee (20/02/2020):
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South American Classification Committee (8/06/2020):
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South American Classification Committee (24/08/2021):
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Species status: full species

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Arawak: Mashishikiri-likin
Catalan: Cucut paó
Czech: Kukacka paví, kukačka paví
Danish: Påfuglegøg
German: Pfauenkuckuck
English: Pavonine Cuckoo, Pavonine Ground Cuckoo
English, HBW: Pavonine Cuckoo
English (IOC): Pavonine Cuckoo
English (United States): Pavonine Cuckoo
Spanish: Cuclillo Pavonino, Cuco Pavón, Cuco Pavonino, Yasiyateré chico, Yasíyateré chico
Spanish (Argentine): Yasiyateré chico, Yasíyateré chico
Spanish (Colombia): Cuco pavón, Cuco Pavonino
Spanish (Ecuador): Cuco Pavonino
Spanish (Spain): Cuclillo Pavonino
Spanish (HBW): Pavonine Cuckoo
Spanish (Peru): Cuco Pavonino
Spanish (Paraguay): Yasiyateré chico
Spanish (Venezuela): Cuco Pavón
Estonian: väike-selvakägu
Finnish: Riikinkukkokäki
French: Chemineau pavonin, Géocoucou pavonin
Guarani: Jasy jatere, Jasy-jatere, Toki-tosyry
Croatian: kukavica paunašica
Hungarian: pávakakukk
Icelandic: Págaukur
Italian: Cuculo corridore pavonino, Cuculo pavonino
Japanese (romaji): himekijimichibashiri
Japanese: ヒメキジミチバシリ
Scientific: Dromococcyx pavonicus, Dromococcyx pavoninus, Dromococcyx pavoninus pavoninus
Lithuanian: Paprastoji povinė gegutė
Dutch: Pauwkoekoek
Norwegian Nynorsk: Argusgauk
Norwegian: Argusgjøk
Polish: klinochwostka pawia
Portuguese: matimpererê, peixe-frito, peixe-frito-pavonino, Saci-pavão
Portuguese (Brazil): matimpererê, peixe-frito, Peixe-frito-pavonino, saci-pavão
Portuguese (Portugal): cuco-pavão, Peixe-frito-pavonino
Russian: Павлинья кукушка
Slovak: kukuľa pávia
Serbian: Paunska kukavica
Saramaccan: Tangi-konde
Swedish: påfågelgök, Påfågelsgök
Turkish: Tavus guguğu
Ukrainian: Таязура-клинохвіст мала
Chinese: 小雉鹃
Chinese (Traditional): 孔雀雉鵑

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