Species of Thailand
Little bronze cuckoo
Thai: นกคัคคูสีทองแดง, nok khak-khu see thong daeng
Binomial name: Chrysococcyx minutillus, John Gould, 1859
The little bronze cuckoo (Chrysococcyx minutillus) is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family. It is found in Southeast Asia, Melanesia and Australia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. This is the world's smallest cuckoo, at 17 grams and 15 cm (6 in). The subspecies rufomerus and crassirostris are sometimes given specific status.
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- Chrysococcyx minutillus
- Thai: นกคัคคูสีทองแดง, nok khak-khu see thong daeng
Chrysococcyx minutillus aheneus, George Christoffel Alexander Junge, 1938
Range: Borneo and the southern Philippines
Chrysococcyx minutillus albifrons, George Christoffel Alexander Junge, 1938
Range: Sumatra and western Java
Chrysococcyx minutillus barnardi, Gregory Macalister Mathews, 1912
Range: Eastern Australia
Chrysococcyx minutillus crassirostris, Tommaso Salvadori, 1878
Common name: Pied bronze cuckoo
Range: Maluku and Tanimbar Islands
Chrysococcyx minutillus jungei, Erwin Stresemann, 1938
Range: Sulawesi, Flores and Madu Island
Chrysococcyx minutillus minutillus, Gould, 1859
Range: Northern Australia
Chrysococcyx minutillus misoriensis, Tommaso Salvadori, 1876
Range: Biak (Schouten Islands)
Chrysococcyx minutillus peninsularis, S. A. Parker, 1981
Range: Southern Thailand and the Malay Peninsula
Chrysococcyx minutillus poecilurus, George Robert Gray, 1862
Range: Coastal New Guinea and northern Queensland
Chrysococcyx minutillus rufomerus, Ernst Johann Otto Hartert, 1900
Common name: Green-cheeked bronze cuckoo
Range: Lesser Sunda Islands
Chrysococcyx minutillus salvadorii, Ernst Johann Otto Hartert & Erwin Stresemann, 1925
Range: Babar Islands
Least Concern (IUCN3.1)
- Ao Phang-Nga National Park
- Bang Lang National Park
- Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary
- Hat Chao Mai National Park
- Hat Yai District, Songkhla
- Kaeng Krachan National Park
- Khanom District, Nakhon Si Thammarat
- Khao Luang National Park
- Khao Phra - Bang Khram Wildlife Sanctuary
- Khao Sok National Park
- Khura Buri District, Phang Nga
- La-ngu District, Satun
- Mueang Krabi District, Krabi
- Mueang Pattani District, Pattani
- Mueang Phang Nga District, Phang Nga
- Mueang Satun District, Satun
- Mueang Surat Thani District, Surat Thani
- San Kala Khiri National Park
- Sri Phang-nga National Park
- Yan Ta Khao District, Trang
Range map of Chrysococcyx minutillus in Thailand
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