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Greater or Brown Coucal

Centropus [sinensis or andamanensis] (= Centropus sinensis) (Stephens, 1815)




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Order:
  Cuculiformes
Family:
  Cuculidae
Genus:
  Centropus

Scientific:
  Centropus sinensis

Citation:
  (Stephens, 1815)

Reference:
  Gen.Zool.[Shaw] 9 pt1 p.51

Protonym:
  Polophilus sinensis

Avibase ID:
  AED5048A79A2E490

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/AED5048A

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554758

Geographic range:

  • Centropus sinensis sinensis: Pakistan to n India and s China
  • Centropus sinensis intermedius: Bangladesh to Myanmar, s Thailand, Indochina and Malay Pen.
  • Centropus sinensis bubutus: Greater Sundas and adjacent islands to sw Philippines
  • Centropus sinensis anonymus: S Philippines (Jolo, Tawitawi, Basilan and Sanga Sanga)
  • Centropus sinensis kangeangensis: Kangean Islands (Java Sea)
  • Centropus sinensis parroti: S peninsular India and Sri Lanka
  • Centropus andamanensis: Andaman Islands and adj. Table, Great and Little Coco islands
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English:
Greater or Brown Coucal
Czech:
kukačka vraní
German:
Heckenkuckuck
Danish:
Brunrygget Sporegøg
Spanish:
Cucal Chino
Finnish:
aasiankukaali
French:
Grand Coucal ou C. des Andaman
Italian:
Cuculo fagiano maggiore
Japanese:
oobanken
Japanese:
オオバンケンバンケン
Dutch:
Chinese Spoorkoekoek
Norwegian:
Orientsporegjøk
Polish:
kukal zmienny
Portuguese:
Cucal-real
Russian:
Обыкновенная шпорцевая кукушка
Slovak:
ostrohár krovinný
Swedish:
Orientsporrgök
Ukrainian:
Коукал рудокрилий
Chinese:
褐翅鸦鹃


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Greater or Brown Coucal ( Centropus [sinensis or andamanensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Greater or Brown Coucal ( Centropus [sinensis or andamanensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Greater or Brown Coucal ( Centropus [sinensis or andamanensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Greater or Brown Coucal ( Centropus [sinensis or andamanensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Greater or Brown Coucal ( Centropus [sinensis or andamanensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Greater or Brown Coucal ( Centropus [sinensis or andamanensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Greater or Brown Coucal ( Centropus [sinensis or andamanensis])
Clements 1st edition:
Greater Coucal ( Centropus sinensis) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Greater Coucal ( Centropus sinensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Common Crow-Pheasant ( Centropus sinensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Common Crow-Pheasant ( Centropus sinensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Greater Coucal ( Centropus sinensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Greater Coucal ( Centropus sinensis) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Greater Coucal ( Centropus sinensis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Centropus sinensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Centropus sinensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Centropus sinensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Centropus sinensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Bengali: বড় কুবো
Catalan: Cucal gros
Czech: Kukacka tmavá, kukačka vraní
Danish: Brunrygget Sporegøg
German: Heckenkuckuck, Mohrenkuckuck
English: Common coucal, Common Crow-Pheasant, Crow-pheasant, Greater Coucal, Greater or Brown Coucal
Spanish: Cucal Chino
Estonian: punaselg-kannuskägu
Finnish: aasiankukaali, Kastanjakukaali
French: Grand Coucal, Grand Coucal ou C. des Andaman
Hindi: Chempakam, Kalli kakka
Hungarian: nagy bozótkakukk
Indonesian: Bubut besar, Burung Bubut Besar
Italian: Cuculo fagiano maggiore
Japanese: ō ban-ken, oobanken
Japanese: オオバンケン, オオバンケンバンケン
Japanese (Kanji): 大番鵑
Korean: 큰쿠칼
Scientific: Centropus [sinensis or andamanensis], Centropus sinensis, Centropus sinensis sinensis, Polophilus sinensis
Lithuanian: Paprastoji pentiniuotoji gegutė
Malayalam: ഉപ്പന്‍, ചെമ്പോത്ത് , ചെമ്പോത്ത് ,ഉപ്പന്‍
Malay: Bubut Besar, Burung Bubut, Burung Bubut Besar, Burung But-but Cari Anak
Dutch: Chinese Spoorkoekoek
Norwegian: Orientsporegjøk
Polish: kukal zmienny
Pinyin: dà hóng máo-jī, dà máo-jī, hè-chì yā-juān, hóng máo-jī, huáng fēng, máo-jī, wū-yā-zhì
Portuguese: Cucal-real
Russian: индийский кукаль, Обыкновенная шпорцевая кукушка, Шпорцевая кукушка
Slovak: Ostrohár krovinný
Swedish: Orientsporrgök
Tamil: Shenbagam
Thai: นกกระปูดใหญ่, นกกะปูดใหญ่
Thai (Transliteration): nók kà-pùut yày, nók krà-pùut yày
Ukrainian: Коукал рудокрилий
Vietnamese: Bìm bịp lớn, Chim Bìm bịp lờn
Chinese: 乌鸦雉, 大毛鸡, 大红毛鸡, 毛鸡, 红毛鸡, 褐翅鴉鵑, 褐翅鸦鹃, 黄峰
Chinese (Traditional): 大毛雞, 大紅毛雞, 毛雞, 烏鴉雉, 紅毛雞, 褐翅鴉鵑, 黃峰
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 褐翅鴉鵑
Chinese (Taiwan): 褐翅鸦鹃

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