White-necked coucal

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White-necked coucal
Centropus ateralbus - 1825-1838 - Print - Iconographia Zoologica - Special Collections University of Amsterdam - UBA01 IZ18800177.tif
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Cuculiformes
Family: Cuculidae
Genus: Centropus
C. ateralbus
Binomial name
Centropus ateralbus
Lesson, 1826

The white-necked coucal or pied coucal (Centropus ateralbus) is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family. It is endemic to the Bismarck Archipelago. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2016). "Centropus ateralbus". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016: e.T22684206A93018541. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22684206A93018541.en. Retrieved 15 January 2018.