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Species profile—Cuculus optatus (Cuculidae)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Cuculidae (parasitic cuckoos and coucals) → Cuculus optatus (oriental cuckoo)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Cuculidae (parasitic cuckoos and coucals)
Species
Cuculus optatus (oriental cuckoo)
Alternate name
Himalayan cuckoo
Taxonomy Author
Blyth, 1843
Nature Conservation Act (NCA) status
SL
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Endemicity
Native
Other resources
Atlas of Living Australia

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
20 October 2014
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