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Himalayan Cuckoo

Cuculus saturatus Blyth, 1843

The Himalayan Cuckoo (Cuculus saturatus) is a species of cuckoo in the genus Cuculus. It breeds from the Himalayas eastward to southern China and Taiwan. It migrates to southeast Asia and the Greater Sunda Islands for the winter. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Cuculiformes
Family:
  Cuculidae
Genus:
  Cuculus

Scientific:
  Cuculus saturatus

Citation:
  Blyth, 1843

Reference:
  J.Asiat.Soc.Bengal 12 p.942

Protonym:
  Cuculus saturatus

Avibase ID:
  66812DE278F9AD07

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/66812DE2

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 177823

Geographic range:

  • Cuculus saturatus: S Himalayas to s China and Taiwan; winters to Indonesia
English:
Himalayan Cuckoo
Czech:
kukačka prostřední
German:
Hopfkuckuck
Danish:
Skovgøg
Spanish:
Cuco oriental
Finnish:
idänkäki
French:
Coucou de l'Himalaya
Icelandic:
Tágagaukur
Italian:
Cuculo dell'Himalaya
Japanese:
himarayatsutsudori
Japanese:
ツツドリ
Dutch:
Himalayakoekoek
Norwegian:
Orientgjøk
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Orientgauk
Polish:
kukulka wschodnia
Portuguese:
Cuco-orientale
Russian:
Глухая кукушка
Slovak:
kukučka dutohlasá
Swedish:
himalayagök
Ukrainian:
Зозуля глуха
Chinese:
中杜鹃


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Himalayan Cuckoo ( Cuculus saturatus) [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):
Himalayan Cuckoo ( Cuculus saturatus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Coucou de l'Himalaya ( Cuculus saturatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Cuculus saturatus saturatus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Cuculus saturatus saturatus [version 1]
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):
Cuculus saturatus saturatus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Oriental Cuckoo ( Cuculus saturatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Himalayan Cuckoo ( Cuculus saturatus) [version 1]
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 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Cuculus saturatus saturatus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Cuculus saturatus saturatus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Cuculus saturatus saturatus [version 1]
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):
Cuculus saturatus saturatus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Cuculus saturatus saturatus [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Cuculus saturatus saturatus [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Cuculus saturatus saturatus [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Cuculus saturatus saturatus [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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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 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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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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James Lee Peters (original):
Cuculus saturatus saturatus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Cuculus saturatus saturatus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cuculus saturatus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cuculus saturatus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Cuculus [saturatus or lepidus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Belarusian: Глуха зязюля
Bengali: উদয়ী পাপিয়া
Catalan: Cucut oriental, Tórtola rogenca
Valencian: Tórtola rogenca
Czech: kukačka prostřední
Chuvash: Тухăç куккукĕ
Danish: Østlig gøg, Skovgøg
German: Hopfkuckuck, Hopfkuckuck-saturatus, Weidehopfkuckuck
English: Himalayan cuckoo, Oriental cuckoo, Saturated cuckoo
English (IOC): Himalayan Cuckoo
Spanish: Cuclillo oriental, Cuco oriental
Spanish (Spain): Cuco del Himalaya
Spanish (HBW): Himalayan Cuckoo
Estonian: lõuna-taigakägu, Taigakägu
Finnish: Idänkäki
French: Coucou de l'Himalaya, Coucou de l'Himalaya (nominal), Coucou de l'Himalaya (nominale), Coucou de l'Himalaya (race nominale), Coucou gris, Coucou oriental
Hebrew: קוקיה מזרחית, קוקייה מזרחית
Hungarian: keleti kakukk
Indonesian: Burung Kangkok Ranting, Hulémanuke, Kangkok Ranting
Icelandic: Tágagaukur
Italian: Cuculo dell'Himalaya, Cuculo orientale
Japanese: himarayatsutsudori, ponpon-dori, Tsutsudori, tsutsu-dori
Japanese: *ツツドリ, ツツドリ, ヒマラヤツツドリ, ポンポンドリ
Japanese (Kanji): ぽんぽん鳥, 筒鳥
Khakas: Тöдöт
Kazakh: Мењіреу кєкек
Kazakh (Transliteration): meñirew kökök
Korean: 벙어리뻐꾸기
Korean (Transliteration): beongeori-ppeokkugi
Kashmiri: [Wan Kukil]
Scientific: Cuculus saturatus, Cuculus saturatus saturatus
Lithuanian: Kurčioji gegutė
Latvian: Austrumu dzeguze, Himalaju dzeguze, Mēmā dzeguze
Mongolian: Ханамал хөхөө
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠬᠠᠨᠣᠮᠠᠯ ᠬᠦᠬᠡ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠡᠷᠢᠶᠠᠨ ᠬᠦᠬᠡ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Бэсрэг хөхөө, Эрээн хөхөө
Mongolian (Transliteration): besreg khökhöö, ereeŋ khökhöö, khanmal khökhöö
Malay: Burung Sewah Dada Putih, Burung Sewah Gunung, Burung Sewah Himalaya, Sewah Gunung
Dutch: Boskoekoek, Himalayakoekoek
Norwegian Nynorsk: Orientgauk
Norwegian: Orientgjøk
Palauan: Charmudrenges
Polish: kukulka wschodnia, kukułka wschodnia
Pinyin: péng-péng-niǎo, shān guōgōng, tǒng-niǎo, zhōng dù-juān, zhōng kāgū, zhōng kēgū
Portuguese: Cuco-oriental, Cuco-orientale
Russian: Глухая кукушка, Кукушка глухая
Slovak: Kukučka dutohlasá
Slovenian: ruska kukavica
Swedish: himalayagök, Taigagök
Thai: นกคัคคูพันธุ์หิมาลัย
Thai (Transliteration): nók kʰák-kʰuu pʰan hì-maa-lay
Turkish: Tayga Guguğu, Меңіреу көкек
Tuvinian: Тайга хеги
Ukrainian: Глуха зозуля, Зозуля глуха
Vietnamese: Chim Cu cu Himalaya, Chim Cu cu Phương đông, Cu cu Phương đông
Chinese: [tong-niao], [zhong du-juan], [zhong kegu], 中喀咕, 中杜鵑, 中杜鹃, 山郭公, 筒鳥, 筒鸟, 蓬蓬鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 中喀咕, 中杜鵑, 喜馬拉雅中杜鵑, 山郭公, 筒鳥, 蓬蓬鳥
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 中杜鵑, 筒鳥
Chinese (Taiwan): [tong-niao], 中杜鹃, 筒鳥, 筒鸟

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