Coquerel's coua

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Coquerel's coua
Coquerel's Coua RWD3.jpg
at Kirindy Forest, Madagascar
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Cuculiformes
Family: Cuculidae
Genus: Coua
Species: C. coquereli
Binomial name
Coua coquereli

The Coquerel's coua (Coua coquereli) is a species of cuckoo in the family Cuculidae. It is endemic to Madagascar.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests. It was named by Grandidier in honor of Charles Coquerel.


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