Oriental Bird Images

Asian Drongo Cuckoo Surniculus lugubris   - Adult
Asian Drongo Cuckoo
Photographer : © Rejaul Karim
Location :Garbhanga Reserved Forest, south of Guwahati, Assam, India
Date : 8 February 2018
English synonyms:Asian Drongo-cuckoo, Drongo Cuckoo, Square-tailed Drongo Cuckoo (lugubris), Fork-tailed Drongo Cuckoo (dicruroides), Square-tailed Drongo-cuckoo (lugubris), Fork-tailed Drongo-cuckoo (dicruroides)
Bird Family :Cuculidae - Old World Cuckoos, Koels & Malkohas
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :The form velutinus is now treated as a separate species Philippine Drongo Cuckoo Surniculus velutinus.

The form musschenbroeki is now treated as a separate species Moluccan Drongo Cuckoo Surniculus musschenbroeki.