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Violet Cuckoo
Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus (Horsfield, 1821)
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Order:
  Cuculiformes
Family:
  Cuculidae
Genus:
  Chrysococcyx

Scientific:
  Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus

Citation:
  (Horsfield, 1821)

Reference:
  Trans.Linn.Soc.London(1) 13 p.179

Protonym:
  Cuculus xanthorhynchus

Avibase ID:
  A6C0353324EA444C

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/A6C03533

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554708

Geographic range:

  • Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus xanthorhynchus: NE India to SE Asia, Greater Sundas and Palawan
  • Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus amethystinus: Philippine Islands
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Violet Cuckoo
Czech:
  kukačka ametystová
German:
  Amethystkuckuck
Danish:
  Violet Bronzegøg
Spanish:
  Cuclillo Violeta
Finnish:
  ametistikäki
French:
  Coucou violet
Italian:
  Cuculo viola
Japanese:
  sumireterikakkou
Japanese:
  スミレテリカッコウ
Dutch:
  Amethistkoekoek
Norwegian:
  Ametystgjøk
Polish:
  kukuleczka ametystowa
Russian:
  Фиолетовая бронзовая кукушка
Slovak:
  kukučka ametystová
Swedish:
  violglansgök
Chinese:
  紫金鹃


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Coucou violet ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Coucou violet ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chalcites xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chalcites xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [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:
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eBird version 2016:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chalcites xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chalcites xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [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 1.7:
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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 2.8:
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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:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
    Chalcites xanthorhynchus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Chalcites xanthorhynchus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Chalcites xanthorhynchus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Violet Cuckoo ( Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Bengali: বেগুনি পাপিয়া
Catalan: Cucut violaci
Czech: Kukacka ametystová, kukačka ametystová
Danish: Violet Bronzegøg
German: Amethystkuckuck
English: Violet Cuckoo
Spanish: Cuclillo Violeta
Spanish (Spain): Cuclillo Violeta
Estonian: ametüstkägu
Finnish: ametistikäki, Orvokkikäki
French: Coucou violet
Hungarian: ibolyaszínű rézkakukk
Indonesian: Burung Kedasi Ungu, Kedasi ungu
Italian: Cuculo viola, Cuculo violetto
Japanese: sumire teri-kakkō, sumireterikakkou
Japanese: スミレテリカッコウ
Japanese (Kanji): すみれ照り郭公
Latin: Chalchites xanthorhynchus, Chalcites xanthorhynchus, Chrysococcyx malayanus, Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus, Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus xanthorhynchus, Cuculus xanthorhynchus
Lithuanian: Violetinė bronzinė gegutė
Malay: Burung Sewah Puteri, Burung Sewah Rembah, Burung Sewah Ungu, Sewah Rembah, Sewah Ungu
Dutch: Amethistkoekoek, Amethystkoekoek
Norwegian: Ametystgjøk
Polish: kukuleczka ametystowa, kukułeczka ametystowa
Pinyin: zǐ jīn-juān
Russian: Фиолетовая бронзовая кукушка
Slovak: kukučka ametystová
Swedish: Borneoglansgök, violglansgök
Thai: นกคัคคูสีม่วง
Thai (Transliteration): nók kʰák-kʰuu sĭi-mûaŋ
Ukrainian: Дідрик фіолетовий
Vietnamese: Chim Tìm vịt tím, Tìm vịt tím
Chinese: 紫金鹃
Chinese (Traditional): 紫金鵑

 

         

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