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Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo

Coccyzus vetula (Linnaeus, 1758)

The Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo (Saurothera vetula) is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family. It is endemic to Jamaica. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Cuculiformes
Family:
  Cuculidae
Genus:
  Coccyzus

Scientific:
  Coccyzus vetula

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.111

Protonym:
  Cuculus Vetula

Avibase ID:
  ECDCF2B904A67D28

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/ECDCF2B9

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554789

Geographic range:

  • Coccyzus vetula: Jamaica
English:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo
Czech:
kukačka ještěrčí
German:
Jamaikakuckuck
Danish:
Jamaicaøglegøg
Spanish:
Cuco lagartero jamaicano
Finnish:
jamaikanliskokäki
French:
Tacco de Jamaïque
Italian:
Cuculo lacertiero della Giamaica
Japanese:
jamaikatogekakkou
Japanese:
ジャマイカトゲカッコウ
Dutch:
Jamaicaanse Hagediskoekoek
Norwegian:
Jamaicaøglegjøk
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Jamaicaøglegauk
Polish:
jaszczurkojad ciemnoglowy
Russian:
Ящеричная кукушка
Slovak:
kukavka jašteričia
Swedish:
jamaicaödlegök
Ukrainian:
Тако ямайський
Chinese:
牙买加蜥鹃


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Tacco de Jamaïque ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Tacco de la Jamaïque ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Jamaican Lizard-cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo ( Coccyzus vetula) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Saurothera vetula vetula [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Saurothera vetula vetula [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo ( Saurothera vetula) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Coccyzus vetula [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Coccyzus vetula [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Coccyzus [vetula, longirostris or vieilloti] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Cucut sargantaner de Jamaica
Czech: kukačka ještěrčí, Kukacka ješterí
Danish: Jamaicaøglegøg
German: Jamaicakuckuck, Jamaikakuckuck
English: Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo, Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo
English (IOC): Jamaican Lizard Cuckoo
Spanish: Arriero Jamaiquino, Cuco lagartero Jamaicano, Cuco-lagartero Jamaicano
Spanish (Spain): Cuco Lagartero Jamaicano
Spanish (HBW): Jamaican Lizard-Cuckoo
Estonian: jamaika sisalikukägu
Finnish: Jamaikanliskokäki
French: Tacco de Jamaïque, Tacco de la Jamaïque, Tacco dominicain
French (AOU): Tacco de la Jamaïque
Hungarian: jamaicai gyíkászkakukk
Italian: Cuculo lacertiero della Giamaica, Cuculo lucertola della Giamaica
Japanese: jamaikatogekakkou, togekakkou, tokagekakkou
Japanese: ジャマイカトゲカッコウ, トカゲカッコウ, トゲカッコウ
Scientific: Coccyzus vetula, Cuculus Vetula, Saurothera vetula, Saurothera vetula vetula
Lithuanian: Jamaikinė driežinė gegutė
Dutch: Jamaicaanse Hagediskoekoek
Norwegian Nynorsk: Jamaicaøglegauk
Norwegian: Jamaicaøglegjøk
Polish: jaszczurkojad ciemnoglowy, Jaszczurkojad ciemnogłowy
Russian: Ящеричная кукушка
Slovak: kukavka jaštericia, kukavka jašteričia
Swedish: jamaicaödlegök, Jamaikaödlegök
Ukrainian: Тако ямайський
Chinese: 牙买加蜥鹃
Chinese (Traditional): 蜥鵑

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