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Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo

Neomorphus rufipennis (Gray, GR, 1849)

The Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo (Neomorphus rufipennis) is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family. It is found in humid primary forests in northern Brazil, Guyana, Venezuela, and Colombia. At 50 centimetres (20 in) in length, it is the largest South American cuckoo together with the other members of the genus Neomorphus. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Cuculiformes
Family:
  Cuculidae
Genus:
  Neomorphus

Scientific:
  Neomorphus rufipennis

Citation:
  (Gray, GR, 1849)

Reference:
  PZS Pt17 no.193 p.63 pl.10

Protonym:
  Cultrides rufipennis

Avibase ID:
  712BCA853B72EEDF

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/712BCA85

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554801

Geographic range:

  • Neomorphus rufipennis: S Venezuela, Guyana and n Brazil (Roraima)
English:
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo
Czech:
kukačka venezuelská
German:
Rotschwingen-Grundkuckuck
Danish:
Rødvinget Jordgøg
Spanish:
Cuco hormiguero alirrufo
Finnish:
purppuramaakäki
French:
Géocoucou à ailes rousses
Italian:
Cuculo terragnolo alirossicce
Japanese:
akameamerikajikakkou
Japanese:
アカメアメリカジカッコウ
Dutch:
Roodvleugelgrondkoekoek
Norwegian:
Guyanajordgjøk
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Guyanajordgauk
Polish:
kukawka rdzawoskrzydla
Portuguese:
Jacu-estalo-de-asa-vermelha
Portuguese (Brazil):
Jacu-estalo-de-asa-vermelha
Russian:
Краснокрылая земляная кукушка
Slovak:
kukuľa hrdzavokrídla
Swedish:
lilahalsad markgök
Ukrainian:
Таязура чорнодзьоба
Chinese:
棕翅鸡鹃


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Géocoucou à ailes rousses ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Géocoucou à ailes rousses ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
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):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
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:
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Rufous-winged Ground-cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
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 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 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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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:
Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Neomorphus rufipennis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Neomorphus rufipennis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Neomorphus rufipennis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
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South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
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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):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
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South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo ( Neomorphus rufipennis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Neomorphus rufipennis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Neomorphus rufipennis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Cucut formiguer coll-morat
Czech: Kukacka venezuelská, kukačka venezuelská
Danish: Rødvinget Jordgøg
German: Rotschwingengrundkuckuck, Rotschwingen-Grundkuckuck
English: Rufous winged Ground Cuckoo, Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo, Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo
English (IOC): Rufous-winged Ground Cuckoo
Spanish: Cuco hormiguero Alirrufo, Cuco-hormiguero Alirrufo, Cuco-terrestre Alirrufo, Pájaro Váquiro, Váquiro de Cabeza Azul
Spanish (Colombia): Cuco-terrestre Alirrufo
Spanish (Spain): Cuco Hormiguero Alirrufo
Spanish (HBW): Rufous-winged Ground-Cuckoo
Spanish (Venezuela): Pájaro Váquiro
Estonian: purpur-maakägu
Finnish: Purppuramaakäki
French: Chemineau à ailes rousses, Géocoucou à ailes rousses
Italian: Cuculo di terra alirossiccie, Cuculo terragnolo alirossicce
Japanese: akameamerikajikakkou
Japanese: アカメアメリカジカッコウ
Scientific: Cultrides rufipennis, Neomorphus rufipennis
Lithuanian: Rudasparnė dirvinė gegutė
Dutch: Roodvleugelgrondkoekoek
Norwegian Nynorsk: Guyanajordgauk
Norwegian: Guyanajordgjøk
Polish: kukawka rdzawoskrzydla, kukawka rdzawoskrzydła
Portuguese: jacu-estalo-de-asa-vermelha
Portuguese (Brazil): Jacu-estalo-de-asa-vermelha
Portuguese (Portugal): Jacu-estalo-d'asa-vermelha
Russian: Краснокрылая земляная кукушка
Slovak: kukuľa hrdzavokrídla
Serbian: Riđokrila kukavica sa tla
Swedish: lilahalsad markgök, Rostvingad markgök
Ukrainian: Таязура чорнодзьоба
Chinese: 棕翅鸡鹃
Chinese (Traditional): 棕翅雞鵑

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