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Square-tailed Drongo-cuckoo [excl. stewarti]

Surniculus lugubris [excl. stewarti] (= Surniculus lugubris) (Horsfield, T 1821)

The square-tailed drongo-cuckoo is a species of cuckoo that resembles a black drongo. It is found in Sri Lanka and Southeast Asia and is a summer visitor to the Himalayas from Kashmir to eastern Bangladesh. The calls are series of piercing sharp whistles rising in pitch but shrill and choppily delivered. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Cuculiformes
Family:
  Cuculidae
Genus:
   Surniculus
Scientific:
  Surniculus lugubris


Original description

Citation:
  (Horsfield, T 1821)

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

Protonym:
  Cuculus lugubris

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/754912


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  E3138E023C5D2DF0

Avibase ID:
  avibase-E3138E02

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E3138E02


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 554715

Geographic range:

  • Surniculus lugubris lugubris: Java and Bali
  • Surniculus lugubris [brachyurus or minimus]: Himalayas from Kashmir east to northeastern India and Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand south through the Malay Peninsula to Sumatra, Borneo, and Palawan
English:
Square-tailed Drongo-cuckoo [excl. stewarti]
French:
Coucou surnicou [excl. stewarti]


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Square-tailed Drongo-cuckoo [excl. stewarti] ( Surniculus lugubris [excl. stewarti])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Square-tailed Drongo-cuckoo [excl. stewarti] ( Surniculus lugubris [excl. stewarti])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Square-tailed Drongo-cuckoo [excl. stewarti] ( Surniculus lugubris [excl. stewarti])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Square-tailed Drongo-cuckoo [excl. stewarti] ( Surniculus lugubris [excl. stewarti])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Square-tailed Drongo-cuckoo [excl. stewarti] ( Surniculus lugubris [excl. stewarti])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Square-tailed Drongo-cuckoo [excl. stewarti] ( Surniculus lugubris [excl. stewarti])
Clements, version 2015:
Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo ( Surniculus lugubris) [version 6]
Clements, version 2016:
Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo ( Surniculus lugubris) [version 6]
eBird version 2015:
Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo ( Surniculus lugubris) [version 6]
eBird version 2016:
Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo ( Surniculus lugubris) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo ( Surniculus lugubris) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo ( Surniculus lugubris) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo ( Surniculus lugubris) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo ( Surniculus lugubris) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo ( Surniculus lugubris) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo ( Surniculus lugubris) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo ( Surniculus lugubris) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo ( Surniculus lugubris) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo ( Surniculus lugubris) [version 6]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species (alt)

This taxon is a subspecies of Surniculus [lugubris or dicruroides]

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Bengali: বর্গ-লেজি ফিঙেপাপিয়া
Catalan: Cucut-drongo de la Sonda
Czech: kukačka drongovitá
Danish: Drongogøg
German: Drongokuckuck
English: Asian Drongo-Cuckoo, Drongo Cuckoo, Drongo-cuckoo, Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo, Square-tailed Drongo-cuckoo [excl. stewarti]
Spanish: Cuclillo drongo colitruncado
Spanish (Spain): Cuclillo Drongo Colitruncado
Estonian: drongokägu
Finnish: drongokäki
French: Coucou surnicou, Coucou surnicou [excl. stewarti]
Hungarian: ázsiai drongókakukk
Indonesian: Burung Kedasi Hitam, Kedasi hitam
Italian: Cuculo drongo asiatico
Japanese (romaji): ōchū kakkō, ouchuukakkou
Japanese: オウチュウカッコウ
Japanese (Kanji): 烏秋郭公
Korean: 검은두견이
Korean (Transliteration): geomeun-dugyeoni
Scientific: Cuculus lugubris, Surniculus lugubris, Surniculus lugubris [excl. stewarti], Surniculus lugubris lugubris
Lithuanian: Azijinė dronginė gegutė
Latvian: lirastes dzeguze
Malay: Burung Hamba Kera, Burung Sawai, Burung Sewah Sawai
Dutch: Drongo-koekoek, Rechtstaartdrongokoekoek
Norwegian: Glansdrongogjøk
Polish: kukielczyk
Pinyin: juǎn-wěi-juān, wū kāgū, wū-juān, wū-kēgū
Russian: Дронговая кукушка
Slovak: kukučka drongovitá
Swedish: tvärstjärtad drongogök
Tamil: Karichan Kuyil
Thai: นกคัคคูแซงแซว
Thai (Transliteration): nók kʰák-kʰuu saeeŋ-saeew
Ukrainian: Зозуля-дронго азійська
Vietnamese: Chim Cu cu đen
Chinese: 乌喀咕, 乌鹃, 卷尾鹃, 方尾乌鹃
Chinese (Traditional): 卷尾鵑, 烏喀咕, 烏鵑
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 烏鵑
Chinese (Taiwan): 乌鹃

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