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Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo

Chrysococcyx rufomerus (Hartert, E, 1900)

The Little Bronze Cuckoo (Chrysococcyx minutillus) is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family. It is found in Australia, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. This is the world's smallest cuckoo, at 17 grams and 15 cm (6 in). Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Cuculiformes
Family:
  Cuculidae
Genus:
  Chrysococcyx

Scientific:
  Chrysococcyx rufomerus

Citation:
  (Hartert, E, 1900)

Reference:
  Novit.Zool. p.21

Protonym:
  Chrysococcyx rufomerus

Avibase ID:
  94AF67472EDFABE9

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/94AF6747

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 705375

Geographic range:

  • Chrysococcyx rufomerus: Lesser Sundas (Romang, Kisar, Leti, Moa, Sermata and Damar)
English:
Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo
Czech:
kukacka zelenolící
Danish:
Grønkindet Bronzegøg
German:
Grünwangenkuckuck
Spanish:
Cuclillo
Finnish:
sundanpronssikäki
French:
Coucou à joues vertes
Italian:
Cuculo bronzato guanceverdi
Japanese (romaji):
akameterikakkou (rufomerus)
Japanese:
アカメテリカッコウ (rufomerus)
Dutch:
Damarbronskoekoek
Polish:
kukuleczka zielonolica
Slovak:
kukučka zelenolíca
Swedish:
Mörkryggad glansgök


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx rufomerus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx rufomerus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx rufomerus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chalcites rufomerus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chalcites rufomerus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chalcites rufomerus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chalcites rufomerus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chalcites rufomerus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx rufomerus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Chalcites minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Coucou à joues vertes ( Chrysococcyx rufomerus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Coucou à joues vertes ( Chrysococcyx rufomerus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx rufomerus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Little Bronze-Cuckoo (Dark-backed) ( Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus) [version 3]
eBird version 2016:
Little Bronze-Cuckoo (Dark-backed) ( Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus) [version 3]
eBird version 2017:
Little Bronze-Cuckoo (Dark-backed) ( Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Green-cheeked Bronze Cuckoo ( Chalcites rufomerus) [version 6]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Green-cheeked Bronze Cuckoo ( Chalcites rufomerus) [version 6]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Chalcites minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Chalcites minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Chalcites minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Chalcites minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Chalcites minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Chalcites minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Green-cheeked Bronze Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx rufomerus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Chalcites malayanus rufomerus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Chalcites malayanus rufomerus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx rufomerus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx rufomerus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx rufomerus) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus [version 4]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Chrysococcyx [minutillus, russatus or rufomerus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Czech: Kukacka zelenolící
Danish: Grønkindet Bronzegøg
German: Grünwangenbronzekuckuck, Grünwangen-Bronzekuckuck, Grünwangenkuckuck
English: Dark-backed Bronze-Cuckoo, Green cheeked Bronze Cuckoo, Green-cheeked Bronze Cuckoo, Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo, Little Bronze-Cuckoo (Dark-backed)
Spanish: Cuclillo
Spanish (Spain): Cuclillo Menudo (rufomerus)
Estonian: oliiv-pronkskägu
Finnish: Sundanpronssikäki
French: Coucou à joues vertes, Coucou menu (rufomerus)
Indonesian: Kedasi Pipi-hijau
Italian: Cuculo bronzato guanceverdi, Cuculo bronzeo guanceverdi
Japanese (romaji): akameterikakkou (rufomerus)
Japanese: アカメテリカッコウ (rufomerus)
Scientific: Chalchites rufomerus, Chalcites malayanus rufomerus, Chalcites minutillus rufomerus, Chalcites rufomerus, Chalcococcyx innominatus, Chrysococcyx crassirostris rufomerus, Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus, Chrysococcyx rufomerus
Dutch: Damarbronskoekoek, Kleine Bronskoekoek (rufomerus)
Norwegian: pygmégjøk (rufomerus)
Polish: kukuleczka zielonolica, kukułeczka zielonolica
Slovak: kukučka zelenolíca
Swedish: mindre glansgök (rufomerus), Mörkryggad glansgök

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