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Moustached hawk-cuckoo

Binomial name: Hierococcyx vagans, Salomon Müller, 1845

The moustached hawk-cuckoo (Hierococcyx vagans) is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family.

It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, southern Laos, Malaysia, southern Myanmar, and Thailand.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

It is threatened by habitat loss.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Cuculiformes
Family
Cuculidae
Genus
Hierococcyx
Species
Hierococcyx vagans

Conservation status

Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)

Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)

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Range map of Hierococcyx vagans in Thailand

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Special thanks to Ton Smits and Parinya Pawangkhanant for their help with many range data.

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