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Greater Black Coucal

Centropus menbeki Lesson & Garnot, 1828

The ivory-billed coucal or greater black coucal is a species of cuckoo in the family Cuculidae. It is found in the Aru Islands and New Guinea. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Cuculiformes
Family:
  Cuculidae
Genus:
   Centropus
Scientific:
  Centropus menbeki


Original description

Citation:
  Lesson & Garnot, 1828

Reference:
  Voy.Coq. pl.33

Protonym:
  Centropus Menbeki

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/38768592


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  741223A537B00D63

Avibase ID:
  avibase-741223A5

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/741223A5


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 554750

Geographic range:

  • Centropus menbeki menbeki (menbeki): New Guinea, w Papuan islands and Numfor I.
  • Centropus menbeki menbeki (jobiensis): Yapen I. (Geelvink Bay off n New Guinea)
  • Centropus menbeki aruensis: Aru Islands
English:
Greater Black Coucal
Catalan:
Cucal negre gros
Czech:
kukačka tmavá
Danish:
Lysnæbbet Sporegøg
German:
Weißschnabelkuckuck
Spanish:
Cucal Menebiki
Spanish (Spain):
Cucal Menebiki
Finnish:
papuankukaali
French:
Coucal mênebiki
Croatian:
crni kukal
Hungarian:
nagy fekete bozótkakukk
Italian:
Cucal nero maggiore
Japanese (romaji):
papuabanken
Japanese:
パプアバンケン
Lithuanian:
didžioji pentinuotoji gegutė
Dutch:
Groene Spoorkoekoek
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Menbekisporegauk
Norwegian:
Menbekisporegjøk
Polish:
kukal wielki
Portuguese:
cucal-de-bico-claro
Russian:
Светлоклювый кукаль
Slovak:
ostrohár menebiki
Serbian:
Veliki crni kukal
Swedish:
större svartsporrgök
Ukrainian:
Коукал великий
Chinese:
大鸦鹃
Chinese (Traditional):
大鴉鵑


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Coucal mênebiki ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Coucal menébeki ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
New Guinea Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
New Guinea Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Greater Coucal ( Centropus menbecki) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Greater Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Centropus menbeki [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Centropus menbeki [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Centropus menbeki [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Greater Black Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Ivory-billed Coucal ( Centropus menbeki) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Centropus menbeki [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Centropus menbeki [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Cucal negre gros
Czech: kukačka tmavá
Danish: Lysnæbbet Sporegøg
German: Mohrenkuckuck, Weißschnabelkuckuck
English: Greater Black Coucal, Greater Coucal, Greter coucal, Ivory-billed Coucal, Jungle Coucal, Menbeki Coucal, Menbek's Coucal, New Guinea Coucal
English, HBW: Ivory-billed Coucal
English (IOC): Ivory-billed Coucal
English (United States): Greater Black Coucal
Spanish: Cucal grande, Cucal Menebiki
Spanish (Spain): Cucal Menebiki
Spanish (HBW): Greater Black Coucal
Estonian: menebiki-kannuskägu
Finnish: Papuankukaali
French: Coucal menébeki, Coucal mênebiki
Croatian: crni kukal
Hungarian: nagy fekete bozótkakukk
Indonesian: Bubut Pini
Italian: Cucal nero maggiore, Cuculo fagiano di Menbeck
Japanese (romaji): papuabanken
Japanese: パプアバンケン
Scientific: Centropus menbecki, Centropus menbeki, Centropus menbeki menbeki
Lithuanian: Didžioji pentiniuotoji gegutė, didžioji pentinuotoji gegutė
Dutch: Groene Spoorkoekoek
Norwegian Nynorsk: Menbekisporegauk
Norwegian: Menbekisporegjøk
Polish: kukal wielki
Portuguese: cucal-de-bico-claro
Portuguese (Portugal): cucal-bico-de-marfim
Russian: Большая шпорцевая кукушка, Светлоклювый кукаль, Чернолицая шпорцевая кукушка
Slovak: Ostrohár menebiki
Serbian: Veliki crni kukal
Swedish: Större svart sporrgök, större svartsporrgök
Turkish: Büyük kara kukal
Ukrainian: Коукал великий
Chinese: 大鸦鹃
Chinese (Traditional): 大鴉鵑

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