Cocos cuckoo

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Cocos cuckoo
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: `Cuculiformes
Family: Cuculidae
Genus: Coccyzus
Species: C. ferrugineus
Binomial name
Coccyzus ferrugineus
Gould, 1843

The Cocos cuckoo (Coccyzus ferrugineus) is a species of cuckoo in the family Cuculidae. It is endemic to Cocos Island, an island in the Pacific Ocean which is part of Costa Rica.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, and subtropical or tropical moist shrubland. It is threatened by habitat loss.


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