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Brown Coucal

Centropus andamanensis Beavan, RC 1867

The Andaman coucal or brown coucal is a species of non-parasitic cuckoo found in the Andamans, Coco and Table Islands. It is sometimes treated as a subspecies of the greater coucal. It is found mainly in forested habitats and thickly covered gardens. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Cuculiformes
Family:
  Cuculidae
Genus:
   Centropus
Scientific:
  Centropus andamanensis


Original description

Citation:
  Beavan, RC 1867

Reference:
   Ibis

Protonym:
  Centropus andamanensis

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8455605


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  FB6D69203C273791

Avibase ID:
  avibase-FB6D6920

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/FB6D6920


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 554759

Geographic range:

  • Centropus andamanensis: Andaman Islands and adj. Table, Great and Little Coco islands
English:
Brown Coucal
Catalan:
Cucal de les illes Andaman
Czech:
kukačka andamanská
Danish:
Andamansporegøg
German:
Andamanenkuckuck
Spanish:
Cucal de Andamán
Spanish (Spain):
Cucal de Andamán
Finnish:
andamaanienkukaali
French:
Coucal des Andaman
Croatian:
andamanski kukal
Hungarian:
andamáni bozótkakukk
Italian:
Cucal delle Andamane
Japanese (romaji):
andamanbanken
Japanese:
アンダマンバンケン
Lithuanian:
andamaninė pentinuotoji gegutė
Dutch:
Andamanenspoorkoekoek
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Andamansporegauk
Norwegian:
Andamansporegjøk
Polish:
kukal brunatny
Portuguese:
cucal-das-andamão
Russian:
Андаманский кукаль
Slovak:
ostrohár hnedý
Serbian:
Andamanski kukal
Swedish:
andamansporrgök
Ukrainian:
Коукал андаманський
Chinese:
褐鸦鹃
Chinese (Traditional):
安達曼鴉鵑


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6b (Jul 2022):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Coucal des Andaman ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Coucal des Andaman ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Centropus sinensis andamanensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Centropus sinensis andamanensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Centropus sinensis andamanensis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Centropus sinensis andamanensis [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Centropus sinensis andamanensis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Brown Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Andaman Coucal ( Centropus andamanensis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Centropus sinensis andamanensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Centropus andamanensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Centropus [sinensis or andamanensis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Catalan: Cucal de les illes Andaman
Czech: kukačka andamanská
Danish: Andamansporegøg
German: Andamanenkuckuck
English: Andaman Coucal, Brown Coucal
English, HBW: Andaman Coucal
English (IOC): Andaman Coucal
English (United States): Andaman Coucal
Spanish: Cucal de Andamán
Spanish (Spain): Cucal de Andamán
Spanish (HBW): Andaman Coucal
Estonian: andamani kannuskägu
Finnish: andamaanienkukaali
French: Coucal des Andaman
Croatian: andamanski kukal
Hungarian: andamáni bozótkakukk
Italian: Cucal bruno, Cucal delle Andamane
Japanese (romaji): andamanbanken
Japanese: アンダマンバンケン
Scientific: Centropus andamanensis, Centropus sinensis andamanensis
Lithuanian: Andamaninė pentiniuotoji gegutė, andamaninė pentinuotoji gegutė
Dutch: Adamáns Spoorkoekoek, Andamanenspoorkoekoek, Bruine Spoorkoekoek
Norwegian Nynorsk: Andamansporegauk
Norwegian: Andamansporegjøk
Polish: kukal brunatny
Portuguese: cucal-das-andamão
Portuguese (Portugal): cucal-das-andamão
Russian: Андаманская шпорцевая кукушка, Андаманский кукаль
Slovak: ostrohár hnedý
Serbian: Andamanski kukal
Swedish: Andamansporrgök
Turkish: Andaman kukalı
Ukrainian: Коукал андаманський
Chinese: 褐鸦鹃
Chinese (Traditional): 安達曼鴉鵑

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