|Subspecies:||U. epops marginata|
|Upupa epops marginata
Cabanis & Heine, 1860
The Madagascan hoopoe (Upupa epops marginata) is a subspecies of hoopoe in the Upupidae family. It is often considered as a full species (Upupa marginata), separate from the hoopoe, due to its vocalisations and small differences in plumage, but it is otherwise similar to the rest of the species.
- BirdLife International 2004. Upupa marginata. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 24 July 2007.
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