Asian emerald cuckoo

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Asian emerald cuckoo
Chrysococcyx maculatus - Khao Yai.jpg
Female (♀) from Khao Yai National Park in Thailand.
Male Asian Emerald Cuckoo (Chrysococcyx maculatus) on branch.jpg
Male (♂) from Bangkok in Thailand.
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Cuculiformes
Family: Cuculidae
Genus: Chrysococcyx
Species: C. maculatus
Binomial name
Chrysococcyx maculatus
(Gmelin, 1788)

The Asian emerald cuckoo (Chrysococcyx maculatus) is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family.

It is found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Vietnam. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

Female (♀) from Mahananda WLS in West Bengal, India.

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