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Little, Pied, Gould's or Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo

Chrysococcyx [minutillus, russatus, rufomerus or crassirostris] (= Chrysococcyx minutillus) (Gould, 1859)

The little bronze cuckoo is a species of cuckoo in the family Cuculidae. It is found in Southeast Asia, New Guinea and northern and eastern Australia, where its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest. It is the world's smallest cuckoo, at 17 grams (0.60 oz) and 15 cm (6 in). The subspecies rufomerus and crassirostris are sometimes given specific status. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Cuculiformes
Family:
  Cuculidae
Genus:
   Chrysococcyx
Scientific:
  Chrysococcyx minutillus


Original description

Citation:
  (Gould, 1859)

Reference:
  Proc.Zool.Soc.London p. 128

Protonym:
  Chrysococcyx minutillus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32274534


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  9C8CCBA3BD4C2CC8

Avibase ID:
  avibase-9C8CCBA3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/9C8CCBA3


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 554699

Geographic range:

  • Chrysococcyx minutillus minutillus: Moluccas, Lesser Sundas, n Australia and Melville I.
  • Chrysococcyx minutillus peninsularis: Extreme s Thailand and Malay Peninsula
  • Chrysococcyx minutillus albifrons: N Sumatra and w Java
  • Chrysococcyx minutillus aheneus: SE Borneo and s Philippine Islands
  • Chrysococcyx minutillus cleis: N and e Borneo
  • Chrysococcyx minutillus jungei: Sulawesi, Madu, Flores, and Timor; the population on Timor may represent an undescribed subspecies
  • Chrysococcyx minutillus misoriensis: Lowlands of coastal n New Guinea and adjacent islands
  • Chrysococcyx minutillus barnardi: E Australia (se Queensland to ne New South Wales)
  • Chrysococcyx minutillus poecilurus: Lowlands of coastal s New Guinea and adjacent islands
  • Chrysococcyx russatus: NE Australia (n and e Queensland)
  • Chrysococcyx rufomerus: Lesser Sundas (Romang, Kisar, Leti, Moa, Sermata and Damar)
  • Chrysococcyx crassirostris crassirostris: Moluccas (Tayandu, Kai Is.) and Tanimbar Is. (Yamdena, Larat)
  • Chrysococcyx crassirostris salvadorii: Known from one specimen from Tepa I. (Babar Islands)
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English:
Little, Pied, Gould's or Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo
French:
Coucou menu ou C. de Salvadori


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Little, Pied, Gould's or Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx [minutillus, russatus, rufomerus or crassirostris])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Little, Pied, Gould's or Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx [minutillus or crassirostris])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Little, Pied, Gould's or Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx [minutillus or crassirostris])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Little, Pied, Gould's or Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chalcites [minutillus, russatus, rufomerus or crassirostris])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Little, Pied, Gould's or Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chalcites [minutillus, russatus, rufomerus or crassirostris])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Little, Pied, Gould's or Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chalcites [minutillus, russatus, rufomerus or crassirostris])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Little, Pied, Gould's or Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chalcites [minutillus, russatus, rufomerus or crassirostris])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Little, Pied, Gould's or Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chalcites [minutillus, russatus, rufomerus or crassirostris])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Little, Pied, Gould's or Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx [minutillus, russatus, rufomerus or crassirostris])
Clements, version 2021:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Island Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx crassirostris) [version 1]
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: species group (sometimes a species)

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Catalan: Cucut bronzat menut
Czech: Kukacka kaštanová, kukačka trpasličí
Danish: Lille Bronzegøg, Molukbronzegøg
German: Dickschnabel-Bronzekuckuck, Grünscheitel-Bronzekuckuck, Kleiner Bronzekuckuck
English: Island Cuckoo, Little Bronze Cuckoo, Little Bronze-Cuckoo, Little, Pied, Gould's or Green-cheeked Bronze-Cuckoo, Malay Bronze Cockoo, Pied Bronze Cuckoo
English, HBW: Little/Pied Bronze-cuckoo
English (IOC): Little Bronze Cuckoo
English (United States): Little Bronze-Cuckoo
Spanish: Cuclillo Menudo
Spanish (Spain): Cuclillo Menudo
Spanish (HBW): Little Bronze-Cuckoo
Estonian: väike-pronkskägu
Finnish: Pikkupronssikäki
French: Coucou menu, Coucou menu ou C. de Salvadori
Croatian: zelenokapa kukavica
Hungarian: kis rézkakukk
Indonesian: Kedasi Belang, Kedasi Laut
Italian: Cuculo bronzato minore, Cuculo bronzeo minore
Japanese (romaji): akameterikakkou, morukkaterikakkou
Japanese: アカメテリカッコウ, モルッカテリカッコウ
Japanese (Kanji): 照り郭公
Scientific: Chalcites [minutillus or crassirostris], Chalcites [minutillus, russatus, rufomerus or crassirostris], Chalcites crassirostris crassirostris, Chalcites minutillus, Chalcites minutillus minutillus, Chrysococcyx [minutillus or crassirostris], Chrysococcyx [minutillus, russatus, rufomerus or crassirostris], Chrysococcyx crassirostris, Chrysococcyx minutillus, Chrysococcyx minutillus minutillus, Lamprococcyx crassirostris
Lithuanian: Mažoji bronzinė gegutė
Malay: Sewah Daun
Dutch: Kaibronskoekoek, Kleine Bronskoekoek
Norwegian Nynorsk: Pygmégauk
Norwegian: Pygmégjøk
Polish: Kukułeczka srokata, kukuleczka zielonoglowa, kukułeczka zielonogłowa
Pinyin: xiǎo jīn-juān
Portuguese: cuco-miúdo
Portuguese (Portugal): cuco-bronzeado-pequeno
Russian: Карликовая кукушка, Малайзийская бронзовая кукушка, Малая бронзовая кукушка
Slovak: kukucka strakatá, kukucka zelenohlavá, kukučka zelenohlavá
Serbian: Mala bronzana kukavica
Swedish: Mindre glansgök
Thai: นกคัคคูสีทองแดง , นกคัคคูสีทองแดง
Thai (Transliteration): nók kʰák-kʰuu sĭi-tʰoaaŋ-daeeŋ
Turkish: Küçük zümrüt guguğu
Ukrainian: Дідрик зеленоголовий
Vietnamese: Chim Tìm vịt trán trắng
Chinese: 棕胸金鹃
Chinese (Traditional): 棕胸金鵑〔小金鵑〕

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