Black-faced coucal

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Black-faced coucal
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Cuculiformes
Family: Cuculidae
Genus: Centropus
Species: C. melanops
Binomial name
Centropus melanops
Lesson, 1830

The black-faced coucal (Centropus melanops) is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family. It is endemic to the Philippines.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Centropus melanops". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.