Short-toed coucal

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Short-toed coucal
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Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Cuculiformes
Family: Cuculidae
Genus: Centropus
C. rectunguis
Binomial name
Centropus rectunguis

The short-toed coucal (Centropus rectunguis) is a species of cuckoo in the family Cuculidae. It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical moist shrubland. It is threatened by habitat loss.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2016). "Centropus rectunguis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T22684222A93019406. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22684222A93019406.en. Retrieved 11 November 2021.

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