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Malaysian Hawk Cuckoo Hierococcyx fugax  
Malaysian Hawk Cuckoo
Photographer : © Mohit Kumar Ghatak
Location :Bidadari Park, Singapore
Date : 9 October 2016
English synonyms:Malaysian Hawk-Cuckoo, Fugitive Hawk Cuckoo, Fugitive Hawk-Cuckoo, Horsfield's Hawk Cuckoo, Horsfield's Hawk-Cuckoo, Hodgson's Hawk Cuckoo, Hodgson's Hawk-Cuckoo, Javan Hawk Cuckoo, Javan Hawk-Cuckoo
Bird Family :Cuculidae - Old World Cuckoos, Koels & Malkohas
Bird Group :CUCULIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Hodgson’s Hawk-Cuckoo Cuculus (Hierococcyx) fugax is split into four species: Hodgson’s Hawk-Cuckoo Cuculus nisicolor, Northern Hawk-Cuckoo Cuculus hyperythrus, Philippine Hawk-Cuckoo Cuculus pectoralis and Malaysian Hawk-Cuckoo Cuculus fugax. King, Ben F. 2002. The Hierococcyx fugax, Hodgson’s Hawk Cuckoo, complex. Bull. B. O. C. 122 (1): 74-80.
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