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Bornean Ground Cuckoo Carpococcyx radiceus   - Adult
Bornean Ground Cuckoo
Photographer : © Wee Hiang Her
Location :Danum Valley, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia.
Date : 10 June 2010
English synonyms:Bornean Ground-Cuckoo, Ground Cuckoo, Ground-Cuckoo, Malaysian Ground Cuckoo, Malaysian Ground-Cuckoo, Malayan Ground Cuckoo, Malayan Ground-Cuckoo, Green-billed Ground Cuckoo, Green-billed Ground-Cuckoo
Bird Family :Cuculidae - Old World Cuckoos, Koels & Malkohas
Bird Group :CUCULIFORMES
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to Borneo. Previously treated as conspecific with Sumatran Ground Cuckoo Carpococcyx (r.) viridis under the name Sunda Ground Cuckoo but now considered a separate monotypic species following Collar, N.J. and Long, A. (1996) Taxonomy and names of Carpococcyx cuckoos from the Greater Sundas. Forktail 11: 135-150.
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