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Black-bellied Malkoha

Thai: นกบั้งรอกเล็กท้องเทา, nok bang-rok lek thong thao

Binomial name: Phaenicophaeus diardi, René-Primevère Lesson, 1830

The black-bellied malkoha (Phaenicophaeus diardi) is a species of malkoha in the Cuculidae family. It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, and Thailand. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical mangrove forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Cuculiformes
Family
Cuculidae
Genus
Phaenicophaeus
Species
Phaenicophaeus diardi

Common names

  • Thai: นกบั้งรอกเล็กท้องเทา, nok bang-rok lek thong thao

Conservation status

Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)

Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)

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Distribution map of Black-bellied Malkoha, Phaenicophaeus diardi in Thailand
  • Ao Phang-Nga National Park
  • Bang Lang National Park
  • Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Hat Noppharat Thara - Mu Ko Phi Phi National Park
  • Kaeng Krachan National Park
  • Kaeng Krung National Park
  • Khao Lak - Lam Ru National Park
  • Khao Luang National Park
  • Khao Nam Khang National Park
  • Khao Phra - Bang Khram Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Khao Pu - Khao Ya National Park
  • Khao Sok National Park
  • Khlong Saeng Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Ko Samui District, Surat Thani
  • Mueang Krabi District, Krabi
  • San Kala Khiri National Park
  • Sri Phang-nga National Park
  • Thale Ban National Park
  • Ton Nga-Chang Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Yan Ta Khao District, Trang

Range map of Phaenicophaeus diardi in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.

Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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