Addenda L-Q

Addenda to Cuckoos L-Q

Addenda to Working Bibliography of Cuckoos and Turacos of the World

by Johannes Erritzoe, Frederik Brammer, Clive Mann and Richard A. Fuller. The Russia literature compiled and translated by Dr.Jevgeni Shergalin, Sopruse pst. 175-58,
Tallinn, 13413 Estonia. Tel. 3725-090684. Fax: 3726-599351. E-mail:


Labhardt, A. 1979: Les oiseaux nicheurs des bras morts du Rhin et du canal de Kembs. Les modifications dans la répartition des espéces. Bull. Soc. Ind. Mulhouse 775: 73-78. (Cuculus canorus, France).

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Lack, D. 1959: Migration across the sea. Ibis 101: 374-399. (Urodynamis taitensis).


Lack, D. 1968: Ecological Adaptations for Breeding in Birds. Methuen & Co., London. (Cuculidae pp. 82-90).


Lack, D. 1976: Island Biology. Blackwell Science Publication, Oxford. (Cocyzus americanus, C. minor, Hyetornis pluvialis, Saurothera veluta, Crotophaga ani).


Lack, P.C., W. Leuthold & C. Smeenk.1980: Checklist of the birds of Tsavo East National Park, Kenya. Jour. East Afr. Nat. Hist. Soc. 170: 1-25. (Chrysococcyx caprius).


Lacoumette, P. 1976: Richesses naturelles des forêts rhénanes. Bull. Soc. Ind. Mulhouse 765: 177-184. (Cuculus canorus, France).


Lafresnaye (Baron de). 1847: Réponse de M. de Lafresnaye aux Observation du docteur Hartlaub, du dernier numéro de la Revue Zoologique; in English: Reply of Mr. de Lafresnaye to the observations of Dr. Hartlaub in previous number of the Revue zoologique. Revue Zoologique, par la Société Cuvierrienne, vol.10, 1847, pp. 80-83. On pp. 80-83 he argues that Cuculus pluvialis Latham is Cuculus vetula (Saurothera/Tacco vetula Vieillot) contrary to Cuculus pluvialis Gmelin (=Hyetornis pluvialis).


Lahti, D. C. 2005: Evolution of bird eggs in the absence of cuckoo parasitism. PNAS 102: 18057-18062.  (Chrysococcyx caprius, Ploceus cucullatus, arms race).


Lamb, C. C. 1927: Notes on some birds of the southern extremity of Lower California. Condor 29: 155-157. (Coccyzus americanus).


Lambert, A. 1957: A species check list of the birds of Greece. Ibis 99 (1): 43-68. (Clamator glandarius, p. 57).


Lambert, F. R. 1993: Some key sites and significant records of birds in the Philippines and Sabah. Bird Conservation International 3: 281-297. (Cuculus micropterus).


Lambert, F. R. & N. J. Collar, 2002: The future for Sundaic lowland forest birds: long term effects of commercial logging and fragmentation. Forktail 18: 127-146. (Cuculus fugax, Chalcites xanthorhynchus, Rhopodytes diardi, Rhamphococcyx curvirostris, Rhinortha chlorophaeus, Zanclostomus javanicus).


Lamsfuss, G.1998: Die Vögel Sri Lankas: ein Vogel- und Naturführer [The Birds of Sri Lanka: a bird and nature guide].
Max Kasparek Verlag, Heidelberg. Pp 275.

Lancum, F. H. 1925: Early laying of Cuckoo in Essex. Brit. Bird 18: 56-57. (Cuculus canorus).


Lancum, F. H. 1929: The act of eviction by a young Cuckoo. Brit. Birds 23: 185-186. (Cuculus canorus).


Land, H. C. 1962: A collection of birds from the arid interior of eastern Guatemala. Auk 79: 1-11. (Geococcyx velox).


Land, H. C. 1963. A collection of birds from the Caribbean lowlands of Guatemala. Condor 65: 49-65. Panzós, 200 ft, Alta Vera Paz, Guatemala, seen 12 Dromoccyx phasianellus Jan 1959. In SE of province (map). 1524N, 8940W.


Lane, S. S. (Ed.) 1996: Flora and fauna records. Nyala 19: 59-67. (Oxylophus levaillantiCuculus solitariusCuculus canorusCuculus gularisCuculus poliocephalusChrysococcyx klaasChrysococcyx caprius,Centropus grillii).


Lang,C. L. 1927. Nesting of the White-naped Honeyeater. Emu 26: 306-307. (Cuculus pallidus).


Langmore, N. E., A. Cockburn, A. F. Russell & R. M. Kilner. 2009: Flexible cuckoo chick-rejection rules in the superb fairy wren. Behav. Ecol. 20: 978-984.(Chrysococcyx lucidus, C. basalis, Malurus cyaneus).

Langmore NE, S. Hunt, & R. M.Kilner. 2003: Escalation of a coevolutionary arms race through host rejection of brood parasitic young. Nature 422: 157-160. (Chrysococcyx basalis, Australia). PDFs available at


Langmore, N. E. & R. M. Kilner. 2007: Breeding site and host selection by Horsfield’s bronze-cuckoos, Chalcites basalis. Anim. Behav. 74: 995-1004.


Langmore, N. E., G. Maurer, G. J. Adcock & R. M. Kilner. 2008: Socially acquired host-specific mimicry and the evolution of host races in Horsfield’s bronce-cuckoo Chalcites basalis. Evolution 62: 1689-1699.


Larsson, S. 1995: Göken blir utkastad. Fågl. Västmanl. 26: 37. ( Cuculus canorus laid five years an egg in nest of Phoenicurus phoenicurus, only once with success, Swedish).


Lantz, D. E. 1899: List of birds collected by Col. N. S. Goss in Mexico and Central America. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science 16: 218-224. (Geococcyx velox, Crotophaga sulcirostris).


Lantz, D. E. 1899: List of birds collected by Col. N. S. Goss in Mexico and Central America. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science 16: 218-224 (Geococcyx velox).


Laubmann, A. 1939: Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Deutschen Gran-Chaco-Expedition. Die Vögel von Paraguay. Vol. 1. Strecker & Schröder, Stuttgart. (Dromococcyx pavoninus).


Law, J. E. 1923. A guilty Road-runner: circumstantial evidence. Condor 25: 133-134. (Geococcyx californianus).


Layard, E. L. 1854: Cuculus Bartlettii sp. n. Ann. & Mag. Nat. Hist. XIII, 2 ser.: 452. (= Cuculus poliocephalus, Sri Lanka).


Lea, R. B. & E. P. Edwards. 1950: Notes on birds of the Lake Patzcuaro region, Michoacan, Mexico. Condor 52: 260-271. (Crotophaga sulcirostris).


Leach, G.J. and Hines, H.B. 1987. Birds of the Marburg district, south-east Queensland. Sunbird 17: 65-95. (Chalcites lucidus).


Leck, C. F., F. I. Ortiz-Crespo, & R. Webster 1980: Las aves del Centro Cientifico Rio Palenque. Separata de la Revista de la Universidad Católica (QuitoEcuador) 27: 75-90. (Neomorphus radiolosus).


LeCroy, M. & W. S. Peckover. 1983: Birds of the Kimbe Bay area, west New Britain, Papua New Guinea. Condor 85: 297-304. (Scythrops novaehollandiae).


Léger, F. & P. Bosshardt. 1989: Contribution à l’inventaire des oiseaux de Thannenkirch et du Taennchel. Les amis du Taennchel 12: 3-31. (Cuculus canorus, France).


Legge, W. V. 1871: On various birds of the Western Province. J. Royal Asiatic Soc. (Ceylon Branch) 5 (16): 35-62. (Phaenicophaeus pyrrhocephalus).


Legge, W. V. 1874: On the island distribution of the birds in the society’s museum. J. Royal Asiatic Soc. (Ceylon Branch): 11-59. (Phaenicophaeus pyrrhocephalus).


Legge, W. V. 1880: A History of the Birds of Ceylon. W. V. Legge, London. (Phaenicophaeus pyrrhocephalus).


Lei, F.-M., H. F. Zhao, A.-Z. Wang, Z.-H. Yin, & R. B. Payne. 2005: Vocalizations of the Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus in China. Acta Zoologica Sinica 51 (1): 31-37.


Leonard, P. M. 1998: Concentration of Emerald Cuckoo Chrysococcyx cupreus. Zambia Bird Rep.: 57.


Leonard, P. M. 1999: Jacobin Cuckoos Clamator jacobinus in papyrus swamp. 1998 Zamb.  Bird Rep. 109. (Regular in Jan. 1997 and 1998 in lower reaches of Luapula River).


Leonov, E.A. 1978. O labil’nosti v proyavlenii embrioadaptatsii obyknovennoi kukushki [On lability in expressing of embryo adaptation in the Common
Cuckoo]. Biol. nauki [Biol. Sciences]. N5 (173): 53-55. (Cuculus canorus).


Lernould. J.-M. & R. Seitre. 2004: Does hybridization with White-cheeked Turaco Tauraco leucotis represent a threat for Prince Ruspoli’s Turaco T. ruspolii? Bull. African Bird Club 11 (2): 112-116.


Lernould, J.-M. & R. Seitre, 2002: Observation d’hybrides naturels entre le Touraco ´a joues blanches Tauraco l. leucotis et le Touraco du Prince Ruspoli Tauraco ruspolii. Alauda 70: 247-251.


Le Souef, D. 1891. Report of expedition to Kent Group. Victorian Naturalist 7: 122-131. (Chalcites lucidus).


Le Souef, D. 1896. A trip to Mallacoota. Victorian Naturalist 13: 18-22. (Cacomantis flabelliformis).

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Lesson, R. P. 1830: Cuculus tenuirostris. Traité d’Ornithol. livr. 2: 146 (Cuculus varius).


Lever, C. 2005: Naturalised Birds of the World. T & A D Poyser, London. (Crotophaga ani).


Levin, A.S., Gubin, B.M. 1982. O gnezdovom parazitizme obyknovennoi kukushki v poime srednego techeniya Urala [On nesting parasitism in flood-bed of the
middle stream of the Ural River]. Zhivotnyi mir Kazakhstana i problemy ego okhrany [Wildlife of Kazakhstan and problems of its conservation].
Alma-Ata: 110-111.


Lewthwaite, R. 1997: Recent reports (September – December 1997). Hong Kong Birdwatching Society Bulletin 116. (Clamator coromandusCuculus fugaxCuculus saturatusCuculus poliocephalus).


Lima, P. C., dos Santos, S. S. & Lima, R. de C. F. da R. 2003. Levantamento e anilhamento da ornitofauna na pátria da Arara-azul-de-Lear (Anodorhynchus leari, Bonaparte, 1856): um complemento ao Levantamento realizado por H. Sick, L. P. Gonzaga e D. M. Teixeira, 1987. Atualidades Ornitológicas 112: 11. (Dromococcyx pavoninus).


Lindén, J. 2001. Japanese bird observations since 1998. Unpublished report. (Cuculus fugaxCuculus canorusCuculus saturatusCuculus poliocephalus).


Lindholm, A. K. 1999: Brood parasitism by the cuckoo on patchy Reed Warbler populations in Britain. Journal of Animal Ecology 68: 293-309. (Cuculus canorus).


Lindholm, A. & A. Lindén, 2007: Some notes on the distribution and songs of two Oriental Cuckoo taxa, Cuculus (saturatussaturatus and Cuculus (saturatusoptatus. Forktail 23: 12-16.


Lindholm, A. K. & R. J. Thomas, 2000: Differences between populations of reed warblers in defences against brood parasitism. Behaviour, 137: 25-42. (Cuculus canorus, Acrocephalus scirpaceus).


Lister, M. D. 1952: Some bird associations of Indian cultivated and waste lands. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 51 (1): 19-28. (Cacomantis merulinus, Cuculus varius, Oxylophus jacobinus, Eudynamys scolopaceus, Centropus sinensis).


Lister, M. D. 1954: A contribuion to the ornithology of the Darjeeling area. J. Bombay nat. HistSoc. 52: 63. (Cuculus micropterus).


Litun, V.I., Smetanin, V.N., Orlov, M.I., Travina, I.V. 1986. K ekologii obyknovennoi kukushki v Yuzhnom Zabaikal’ye [On the ecology of the Common Cuckoo in Southern Trans-Baikalia]. Ornitologiya [Ornithology]. M., Moscow Univ. Press. Issue 21: 165-167. (Cuculus canorus).


Liu, Y., Z-W. Zhang, J-Q. Li, Y. Zhang, S. Lu & X-F. Ruan. 2008: A survey of the birds of the Dabie Shan range, central China. Forktail 24: 80-91. (Clamator coromandus, Cuculus sparverioides, C. micropterus, C. canorus, C. saturatus, C. poliocephalus, Eudynamys scolopacea, Centropus sinensis).


Livesey, T. R. 1933: Cuckoos in the southern Shan States. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 36: 997-1001. (Cuculus canorus).


Loetscher, F. W. 1955: North American migrants in the state of Veracruz, Mexico: a summary. Auk 72: 14-54. (Coccyzus erythropthalmus, C. americanus).


Lok, C. B. P., L. K. Shing, Z. Jian-Feng, & S. Wen-Ba. 2005: Notable bird records from Bawangling National Nature Reserve, Hainan Island, China. Forktail 21: 33.41. (Cuculus sparverioides, C. fugax, C. micropterus, Surniculus lugubris, Rhopodytes tristis, Centropus sinensis, C. bengalensis).


Lok, C. B. P. & L. K. Shing. 2006: Birds of an unexplored forest along the Sino-Vietnam border in Jingxi county, south-west Guangxi province, China. Birding Asia 6 : 36.43. (Centropus sinensis, C. bengalensis).


Long, A. J. & N. J. Collar, 2002: Distribution, status and natural history of the Bornean Ground Cuckoo Carpococcyx radiatus. Forktail 18: 111-119.


Lönnberg, E. 1903. On a collection of birds from north-western Argentina and the Bolivian chaco. Ibis, 8th ser., 3: 441-471. (Crotophaga ani).


Lopatin, V.V. 1987. Sluchai kormleniya turkestanskim zhulanom dvykh kukushat [Case of feeding by the Turkestan Red-backed Shrike of two Cuckoo’s
nestlings]. Ornitologiya [Ornithology]. M., Moscow Univ. Press. Issue 22:  214.


Lopes, L. E., Leite, L. O., Pinho, J. B. & Goes, R. 2005. New bird records to the Estação Ecológica de Água Emendadas, Planaltina, Distrito Federal. Ararajuba 13: 107-108. (Coccyzus cinereus, C. americanus).


López-Lanús, B. 1999: Red-billed Ground-Cuckoo Neomorphus pucheranii: hypothetical record in Ecuador. Cotinga 12: 73.


López-Lanús, B. & P. Gastezzi. 2000: An inventory of the birds of Segua Marsh, Manabi, Ecuador. Cotinga 13: 59-64. (Coccyzus melacoryphus, Piaya cayana, Crothaga ani, C. sulcirostris).


López-Lanús, B., P. G. W. Salaman, T. P. Cowley, S. Arango, & L. M. Renjifo:

The threatened birds of the rio Toche, Cordillera Central, Colombia. Cotinga 14 2000: 17-23.  (Piaya cayana, Crotophaga ani, p. 22).


Lopez Ornat, A., J. F. Lynch & B. M. de Montes. 1989. New and noteworthy records of birds fron the eastern Yucatan Peninsula. Wilson Bull. 101: 390-409. (Tapera naeviaCoccyzus erythropthalmus).


Lotem, A., 1998: Manipulative begging calls by parasitic cuckoo chicks: why should true offspring not do the same? Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 13: 342-343. (Cuculus canorus).


Lotem, A. & S. I. Rothstein, 1995: Cuckoo-host coevolution: from shapshots of an arms race to the documentation of microevolution. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 10: 436-437. (Cuculus canorus).


Louette, M., M. Herremans, & A. Reygel. 2000: A reassessment of the subspecies in Ruwenzori Turaco Ruwenzorornis johnstoniBull. Brit. Ornithol. Club 120: 34-39. (Musophaga johnstoni, three subspecies should be recognised: johnstoni, bredoi and kivuensis).


Love, I and A. Love. 1975: Some bird notes from Sefula, Mongu. Bulletin of the Zambian Ornithological Society 7(1): 27. (Centropus senegalensis).


Lowen, J. C., J. M. Barnett, M. Pearman, R. P. Clay & B. López-Lanús.1997: New distributional information for 25 species in eastern Paraguay. Ararajuba 5: 240-243. (Dromococcyx phasianellus).


Loye, J. E. & M. Zuk.  (eds.) 1991: Bird-Parasite Interactions. Ecology, Evolution, and Behaviour. Oxford University Press, Oxford. Pp. I-xv, 1-406. ( Centropus phasianinus, p. 166).


Loyn, R. H. 1980: Bird populations in a mixed eucalypt forest used for production of wood in Gippsland, Victoria. Emu 80: 145-156. (Cuculus pallidus).


Lukina, E.V.& A. A. Mezhennyi. 1955: O nekotorykh osobennostyakh biologii kukushki [On some peculiarities of the Cuckoo biology].  Priroda [Nature].
N3. P.108-112.


Lüthi, R. 1979: Zur Vogelwelt im nahen Elsass. Jber. Ornithol. Ges. Basel 109: 36-39. (Cuculus canorus, France).


Lüthi, R. 1981: Faunistischer Rückblick auf das Jahr 1981. Jber. Ornithol. Ges. Basel 111: 4-22. (Cuculus canorus, France).


Lüthi, R. 1982: Faunistischer Rückblick auf das Jahr 1982. Jber. Ornithol. Ges. Basel 112: 5-22. (Cuculus canorus, France).


Lüthi, R. 1983: Faunistischer Rückblick auf das Jahr 1983. Jber. Ornithol. Ges. Basel 113: 5-17. (Cuculus canorus, France).


Lüthi, R. 1984: Faunistischer Rückblick auf das Jahr 1984. Jber. Ornithol. Ges. Basel 114: 5-19. (Cuculus canorus, France).


Lüthi, R. 1988: Faunistischer Rückblick auf das Jahr 1988. Jber. Ornithol. Ges. Basel 118: 8-27. (Cuculus canorus, France).


Lutsch, C. & Y. Muller. 1988: Les avifaunes nicheuses de trois formations forestiéres âgées d’Alsace. Observations sur les peuplements de Pics mar et épeiche (Dendrocopus medius L. et D. major L.). Ciconia 12_19-46. (Cuculus canorus, France).


Lutten, L. P. 1971: La Harth, une forêt vivante. Bull. Soc. Ind. Mulhouse 745: 35-40. (Cuculus canorus, France).


Lutten, L. P. 1984: La Petite Camargue Alsacienne. Ed. L’Alsace, Mulhouse. Pp. 72. (Cuculus canorus, France).


Lyandres, L.S., Zinov’yev, V.I. 1979. Ob osobennostyakh gnezdovoi zhizni obyknovennoi kukushki v podzone evropeiskikh shirokolistvenno-elovykh lesov
[On peculiarities of the nesting life of the Common Cuckoo in subzone of the European broad-leaved-fir forests].  Tez. Vsesoyuz. konf. molodykh
uchenykh “Ekologiya gnezdovaniya ptits i metody eyo izucheniya” 
[Abstracts of All-Union Conf. of young scientists “Nesting ecology of birds and methods
of its study”]. Samarkand: Samarkandskiy un-t.: 132-133.


Lyons, J. A. & V. Perez. 2000: New records and updates for Mindo, Ecuador. Cotinga 13: 67-69. (Coccyzus erythropthalmus, C. lansbergi).


McAllan, I. A. W. 1995: Young Channel-billed Cuckoo being fed by Little Ravens. Austr. Bird Watcher 16: 79-81. (Corvus mellori possible host for Scythrops novaehollandiae).


McClure, H. E. 1967: The composition of mixed-species flocks in lowland and submontane forests of Malaya. Wilson Bull. 79 131-154. (Chalcites zanthorhynchus, C. maculatus, Surniculus lugubris seen rarely in mixed-species flocks).


McClure, H. E. 1998: Migration and Survival of the Birds of Asia. WhiteLotus, Bangkok. Pp.i-xi, 1-472. (Cacomantis merulinus, pp. 45,257; C. variolosus, pp. 45,257; Penthoceryx sonnerati, pp. 110,116;Carpococcyx renauldi, p. 94; Centropus sinensis, p. 110; C. toulou, p. 105,157; Eudynamys scolopacea, pp. 50,116,257-58; Chalcites xanthorhynchus, pp. 49-50,116; Clamator coromandus, p. 116; Oxylophus jacobinus, p. 257; Cuculus fugax, pp. 50,116; C. micropterus, pp. 50,116; Rhopodytes viridirostris, p. 257; Suirniculus lugubris, pp. 49-50,116).


MacDonald, J. D. 1957: Contribution to the Ornithology of Western South Africa. British Museum, London. (Clamator glandarius, Clamator levaillantii, Chrysococcyx caprius).


Macedo, R. H. F., M. Cariello, & L. Muniz 2001: Context and frequency of infanticide in communally breeding Guira Cuckoos. Condor 103 (1): 170-175. (Guira guira).


Macedo, R. H. F., M. O. Cariello, A. M. Pacgeco, & H. G. Schwabl. 2004: Significance of social parameters on differential nutrient investment in Guira Cuckoo. Animal Behaviour 68: 685-694. (Guira guira).


Macedo, R. H. F. 1999: Confirmation of infanticide in the communally breeding Guira Cuckoo. Auk 116 (3): 847-851. (Guira guira).


McGilp, J.N. 1929. Bird notes. South Australian Ornithologist 10: 20. (Cacomantis flabelliformis).


McGilp, J.N. 1935. Nesting of the brown weebill Smicrornis brevirostris. Emu 35: 11-13. (Chalcites basalis).


McGilp, J.N. 1944. Bird notes. South Australian Ornithologist 17:1. (Chalcites basalis).


McGilp, L. K. 1928: Birds of Onetree Hill District. S. Aust. Ornithol. 9: 235-240. (Misocalius osculans, Chalcites basalis).


McGowan, R. Y. 1988: Birds’ Eggs in the National Museums of Scotland. National Musems of Scotland, Information Series No. 1, Edinburgh. (Clamator glandariusClamator coromandusOxylophus jacobinus,Cuculus sparverioidesCuculus variusCuculus fugaxCuculus solitariusCuculus clamosusCuculus canorusCuculus saturatusCuculus poliocephalusCuculus rochiiPenthoceryx sonneratiiCacomantismerulinusCacomantis variolosusChrysococcyx klaasChrysococcyx capriusChalcites basalisChalcites lucidus, Eudynamys scolopaceaEudynamys cyanocephalaCoccyzus erythropthalmusCoccyzus americanusCoccyzus melacoryphusCeuthmochares aereusRhopodytes tristisTaccocua leschenaultiiCrotophaga aniCrotophaga sulcirostrisGuira guiraGeococcyx californianusCarpococcyxradiceusCentropus phasianinusCentropus sinensisCentropus toulouCentropus bengalensisCentropus leucogasterCentropus monachusCentropus senegalensisCentropus superciliosus).


McGregor, R. C. 1901: A list of the land birds of Santa Cruz County, California. Pacific Coast Avifauna 2: 1-22. (Geococcyx californianus).


Maciver, M. 1999: Klaas’s Cuckoo host. Promerops 238: 14. (Three separate Chrysococcyx klaas being fed by three pairs of Karoo Prinia Prinia maculosa).


Mack, G. 1930: Chalcites russatus. Emu 29: 302-303.


McKay, C. R. 1994: Survey of Important Bird Areas for Bannerman’s Turaco Tauraco bannermani and Banded Wattle-eye Platysteira latincincta in North-west Cameroon, 1994. Interim report for BirdLife International.


McKean, J. L. 1982: Some notes on the birds of Sulawesi (Celebes). Papua New Guinea Bird Soc. Newsl. 191-192: 12-17. (Chalcites russatus).


McKean, J. L., I. J. Mason, & L. W. O’Connor, 1975: Birds not previously recorded from Timor. Emu 75: 62-64. (Cuculus pallidus).


Mackeith, T. T. 1908: Courting performance of the Cuckoo. Brit. Birds 2: 239-240. (Cuculus canorus).


McKenzie, N.L. (ed) 1981. Wildlife of the Edgar Ranges area, south-west Kimberley, WA. Wildlife Research Bulletin Western Australia 10: 1-71. (Chalcites basalis).


MacKinnon, J. & K. Phillipps. 2000: A Field Guide to the Birds of China. Oxford University Press, Oxford. Pp. 586.(Cuculidae, pp.99-106)


Mackness, B. 1979: The ecology of the  Pheasant Coucal Centropus phasianinus (Latham) in Australia. Sunbird 10: 1-7.


Maclean, G. L. 1996: Ecophysiology of Desert Birds. Springer Verlag, Berlin. Pp. i-xi, 1-181. (Geococcyx californianus, pp. 64-65, 111)


Mclean, I. G. 1985: Breeding status of cuckoos on offshore islands of New Zealand: some corrections. New Zealand J. Ecology 8: 123-124. (Chalcites lucidus, Urodynamis taitensis).


Macpherson, H. A. 1892: A vertebrate fauna of Lakeland. Edinburgh: David Douglas. (Cuculus canorus, England).


Madarász, J. V. 1914: A contribution to the ornithology of the eastern Sudan. Annals Musei Nationalis Hungarici 12: 558-?. (Centropus senegalensisCentropus superciliosus).


Madden, J. & N. Davies. 2006: A host-race difference in begging calls of nestling cuckoos Cuculus canorus develops through experience and increases host provisioning. Proc. Royal Soc. B 273: 2343-2351.


Madge, S. G. 1972: Some new distribution records for the Copperbelt and other notes. Bulletin of the Zambian Ornithological Society 4(1): 15-18. (Pachycoccyx audebertiChrysococcyx cupreusCentropus cupreicaudusCentropus senegalensisCentropus superciliosus).


Madroño N., A. & Esquivel, E. Z. 1997. Noteworthy records and range extensions of some birds from Reserva Natural del Bosque Mbaracayú (Mbaracayú Forest Nature Reserve), Departamento de Canindeyú, Paraguay. Bull. B.O.C. 117: 166-176. Records from Reserva Natural del Bosque Mbaracayú, Departamento de Canindeyú, Paraguay. (Dromococcyx phasianellus).


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Mees, G. F. 1976: Some birds recorded from Timor by Salomon Muller in 1828-29. Emu 76: 150-151. (Cuculus pallidus).


Meiniger, P. L., U. G. Sørensen, & G. A. M. Atta. 1986: Breeding birds of the lakes in the Nile Delta, Egypt. Sandgrouse 7: 1-20. (Centropus senegalensis, p. 15).


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Meyer, A. B. & L. W. Wiglesworth 1896: Bericht über die 5. bis 7. Vogelsammlung der Herren Dr P. und F. Sarasin aus Celebes. Abh, Ber. K. Zool Mus. Dresden (1896/97) 1: 1-16. (Cuculus sparverioides vagrant to Sulawesi).


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Meyers, S. & A. P. Singh. 2006: Kedarnath Musk Deer Reserve, Uttaranchal, India. BirdingASIA 5: 60-66. (Cuculus sparverioides, C. micropterus, C. canorus, C. saturatus, C. poliocephalus).


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Millington, Richard 1997: Big on birds – India’s smallest state: Goa. Birding World 10(3): 108-11. (Penthoceryx sonneratii).


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Miller, R.S. 1932. Some remarks on the nesting of the brown-backed honeyeater. Emu 32: 110-112. (Cacomantis variolosus).


Miller, R.S. 1936. The helmeted friar-bird. Emu 36: 249-253. (Eudynamys cyanocephala).


Miller, R.S. 1938. The little friar-bird Philemon citreogularis. Emu 38: 341-343. (Eudynamys cyanocephala).


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Mills, M. 1993: Selous’ Game ReserveTanzania. 25 Sep – 1 Oct 1993. Unpublished report. (Chrysococcyx klaasCeuthmochares aereusCentropus superciliosus).


Mills, M. 1996: Kenya and Tanzania. 30 June – 20 July 1996. Unpublished report. (Corythaixoides personataClamator glandariusChrysococcyx klaasCentropus superciliosus).


Mills, M. 1997: Central Mozambique. Jan 1997. Unpublished report. (Cercococcyx montanusCentropus grillii).


Mills, M. 1998: Argentina: Buenos Aires & Ushuaia. 22 Nov – 14 Dec 1997. Unpublished report. (Coccyzus melacoryphusGuira guira).


Mills, M. 1999: Birding Madagascar. 18 Nov – 16 Dec 1998. Unpublished report. (Cuculus rochiiCoua gigasCoua coquereliCoua serrianaCoua reynaudiiCoua cursorCoua ruficepsCoua cristataCoua verreauxiCoua caeruleaCentropus toulou).


Mills, M. 2001: Ecuador and the Galapagos. 28 Nov 2000 – 13 Jan 2001. Unpublished report. (Piaya cayanaPiaya minutaCrotophaga majorCrotophaga aniCrotophaga sulcirostris).


Mills, M. S. L. 2009: Vocalisations of Angolan birds: new descriptions and other notes. Bull. African Bird Club 16 (2): 150-166. (Tauraco erythrolophus).


Mills, M. S. L., J. Caddick, I. Coetzer, R. Hoff, D. Myers, D. Reynolds, A. Walton & R. Walton. 2007: First host species record for Yellow-throated Cuckoo Chrysococcyx flavigularis. Bull. African Bird Club 14 (1): 68-69.


Mills, M. S. L. 2010: A record of brood parasitism of Barratt’s Warbler Bradypterus barratti by African Emerald Cuckoo Chrysococcyx cupreus. Bull. African Bird Club 17 (2): 212.


Mills, M., C. Spottiswoode, D. Biggs, G. Mills & P. Osborn. 2001: Birding Ethiopia. 14 November – 18 December 1999. Unpublished report. (Corythaixoides personataCorythaixoides leucogasterTauraco leucotisTauraco ruspoliiOxylophus levaillantiiChrysococcyx klaasCeuthmochares aereusCentropus monachusCentropus senegalensisCentropus superciliosus).


Mills, M. S. L., P. vaz Pinto, & W. R. J. Dean. 2008: The avifauna of Cangandala National Park, Angola. Bull. African Bird Club 15 (1): 113- 120. (Clamator jacobinus, C. levaillantii, Pachycoccyx audeberti, Cuculus solitarius, C. clamosus, C. gularis, Chrysococcyx klaas, C. caprius, Ceuthmochares aereus, Centropus cupreicaudus, C. superciliosus, C. grillii, C. senegalensis).


Milne, H.V. 1938. The black honeyeater. Emu 37: 247-250. (Chalcites basalis).


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Miranda, H. C., R. S. Kennedy, R. V. Sison, P. C. Gonzales, & M. F. Ebreo. 2000: New records of birds from the island of Panay,Philippines. Bull. Brit. Ornithol. Club 120: 266-280. (Cuculus fugax. pectoralis p. 272,C. saturatus horsfieldi, p. 273).


Mogensen, J. 1930: Argentinas dyr. Græbes Bogtrykkeri, Copenhagen. (Dromococcyx pavoninusCrotophaga major, Coccyzus cinereus).


Moksnes, A., 1992: Egg recognition in chaffinches and bramblings. Animal Behaviour, 44: 993-995. (Fringilla coelebs, Fringilla montifringilla).


Moksnes, A, E. Røskaft, L. G. Hagen, M. Honza, C. Mørk & P. H. Olsen, 2000: Common cuckoo Cuculus canorus and host behaviour at reed warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus nests. – Ibis 142: 247-258.


Moksnes, A., E. Røskaft, G. Rudolfsen, S. Skjelseth, B. G. Stokke, O. Kleven, H. L. Gibbs, M. Honza, B. Taborsky, Y. Teuschl, W. Vogl, & M. Taborsky. 2008: Individual female common cuckoos Cuculus canorus lay constant egg types but egg appearance cannot be used to assign eggs to females. J. Avian Biol. 39: 238-241.


Møller, A. P., N. Saino, P. Adamik, R. Ambrosini, A. Antonov, D. Campobello, B. G. Stokke, F. Fossøy, E. Lehikoinen, M. Martin-Vivaldi, A. Moksnes, C. Moskat, E. Røskaft, D. Rubolini, K. Schulze-Hagen, M. Soler & J. A. Skykoff. 2010: Rapid change in host use of the common cuckoo Cuculus canorus linked to climate change. Proc. R. Soc. B. 00:1-6. doi:10.1098/rspb.2010.1592


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Moore, R. T. 1938: Unusual birds and extensions of ranges on Sonora, Sinaloa and Chihuahua, Mexico. Condor 40: 23-28. (Geococcyx velox).


Moores, N. 2007: Selected records from Socheong Island, South Korea. Forktail 23: 102-124. (Cuculus fugax, C. micropterus, C. canurus, C. saturatus, C. poliocephalus).


Morioka, H. & T. Sakane. 1979: Breeding avifaunas of Mt. Puguis, northern Luzon and Baracatan, Mindanao, Philippines. (Part 1). Bull. Nat. Sci. Mus. (Japan), Ser. A. Zool. 5 (1): 65-74. (Lepidogrammus cumingi).

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Moskat, C. & M. Honza, 2002: European Cuckoo Cuculus canorus parasitism and host’s rejection behaviour in a heavily parasitized Great Reed Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus population. Ibis 144: 614-622.


Moskat, C., T. Szekely, T. Kisbenedek, Z. Karcza & I. Bartol, 2003: The importance of nest cleaning in egg rejection behaviour of great reed warblers Acrocephalus arundinaceus.  Journal of Avian Biology 34: 16-19.


Moskat, C., J. Szentpeteri & Z. Barta, 2002: Adaptations by great reed warblers to brood parasitism: A comparison of populations in sympatry and allopatry with the common cuckoo. Behaviour 139: 1313_1329. (Cuculus canorus, Acrocephala arundinaceus).


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Moreau R.E. 1949:Special review. Friedmann on African cuckoos. Ibis 91: 529-537. (Chrysococcyx caprius, C. cupreus, C. klaas, Cuculus solitarius, Oxylophus levaillantii, Cuculus clamosus).


Moreau, R. E. 1961: Problems of Mediterranean-Saharan migration. Ibis 103a (3): 373-427. (Cuculus canorus p. 413, 422-23).


Morel, G. 1973: The Sahel zone as an environment for Palaearctic migrants. Ibis 115: 413-417. (Cuculus canorus).


Morgan, A.M. 1914. Field notes on three species of Malurus (blue wrens). South Australian Ornithologist 1: 9-11. (Chalcites basalis).


Morris, A.K. and Burton, A.C.G. 1992. NSW annual bird report 1989. Australian Birds 26: 41-70. (Cuculus pallidusCacomantis variolosusEudynamys cyanocephalaScythrops novaehollandiae).


Morris, A.K. and Burton, A.C.G. 1995. NSW annual bird report 1993. Australian Birds 27: 81-?. (Cacomantis pyrrhophanusChalcites lucidusEudynamys cyanocephalaScythrops novaehollandiae).


Morrison, C.M. 1947 Field notes on some Gold Coast birds. Nigerian Field 12: 59-64. (Ceuthmochares aereus).


Mortimer, J. A. & A. Constance. 2000: Observations on the birds of Cosmoledo Atoll, Seychelles. Bull. Brit. Ornithol. Club 120 (1): 46-57. (Centropus toulou, p. 54).


Moskát, C. 2000: [Hosts of the Common Cuckoo in Hungary: egg-mimicry, egg recognation and antiparasite defence. Ornis Hung. 10: 49-53. (Cuculus canorus, english sumary).


Moskát, C., B. Hansson, L. Barabás, I. Bártol & Z. Karcza. 2008: Common cuckoo Cuculus canorus parasitis,, antiparasite defence and gene flow in closely located populations of great reed warblers Acrocephalus arundinaceus. J. Avian Biol. 39: 663-671.


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Moskát, C. & M. Honza, 2002: European Cuckoo Cuculus canorus parasitism and host’s rejection behaviour in a heavily parasitized Great Reed Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus population. Ibis 144: 614-622.


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Moyle, R. G., A. Biun, B. Butit, & D. Sumpongol, 2001: Brood hosts of Oriental Cuckoo Cuculus saturatus in Sabah, Malaysia. Bull. Brit. Ornithol. Club 121 (2): 107-110.


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Pacheco, J. F., G. M. Kirwan, A. Aleixo, B. M. Whitney, A. Whittaker, J. Minns, K. J. Zimmer, P. S. M. da Fonseca, M. de F., C. Lima, & D. C. Oren. 2007: An avifaunal inventory of the CVRD Serra dos Carajás project, Pará, Brazil. Cotinga 27: 15-30. (Coccyzus americanus, C. melacoryphus, Piaya cayana, Coccycua minuta, Crotophaga major, C. ani, Tapera naevia, Dromococcyx phasianellus, D. pavonius).


Pacheco, J. F. & F. Olmos 2006. As aves do Tocantins 1: região sudeste. Rev. Bras. Orn. 14: 85-100. . (Dromococcyx pavoninus).


Pagel, M., A. P. Møller & A. Pomiankowski. 1998: Reduced parasitism by retaliatory cuckoos selects for hosts that rear cuckoo nestlings. Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology 9(6): 566-572. (Cuculus canorus).


Paguntalan, L. M. J. & P. G. Jakosalem. 2008: Significant records of birds in forests on Cebu island, central Philippines. Forktail 24: 48-56. (Cuculus varius, Cacomantis merulinus, C. sepulcralis, Eudynamys scolopacea, Centropus viridis).


Palmer, C. 1924: Early breeding of Cuckoo in Dorsetshire. Brit. Birds 18: 79. (Cuculus canorus).


Palmer, W. 1894: An Asiatic cuckoo on the Pribylof Islands, Alaska. Auk 11: 325.


Palomino, J. V., M. Martin-Vivaldi & M. Soler, 1998: Early arrival is not advantageous for rufous bush-robins parasitized by common cuckoos. Auk 115: 235-239. (Cuculus canorus, Erithacus ruficeps).


Palomino, J. J., Martín-Vivaldi, M., M. Soler & J. J. Soler. 1998: Females are responsible for ejection of cuckoo eggs in the Rufous Bush Robin. Animal Behaviour 56: 131-136. (Cuculus canorus host: Cercotrichas galactotes).


Paludan, K. 1959: The 3rd Danish Expedition to Central Asia. On the birds of Afghanistan. Videnskabelige Meddelser 122: 3-332. (Cuculus canorus, pp.122-123).


Panov, E.N. 1973: Ptitsy Yuzhnogo Primor’ya (fauna, biologiya i povedenie) [The birds of South Ussuriland (Fauna, biology, behavior)]. Novosibirsk,
Nauka Press (Siberian Branch). 376 pp. In Russ. (Cuculus poliocephalus).


Paraguay, G. 2005: Atlas de las aves del Paraguay. Asociación Guyra Paraguay, Asunción, Paraguay. (Coccyzus cinereus, Coccyzus erythropthalmus, Coccyzus americanus, Coccyzus melacoryphus, Coccyzus euleri, Piaya cayana, Tapera naevia, Dromococcyx phasianellus, Dromococcyx pavoninus, Crotophaga major, Crotophaga ani, Guira guira).


Paramonov, S.Ya. 1915. K nakhozhdeniyu pyatnistoi kukushki Coccystes glundarins (Zinn.)) v Bessarabii [On finding of the Spotted Cuckoo Coccystes
glundarins (Zinn.)) in Bessarabia]. Ornitol. vestn. [Ornithol. Bulletin]. (Clamator glandarius).
1915 2: 150-151.


Parker, J. 1986. Koel in the backyard. NSW Field Ornithologists Club Newsletter 93: 8. (Eudynamys cyanocephala).


Parker, T. A., III & J. M. Goerck.. 1997: The importance of national parks and biological reserves to bird conservation in the Atlantic forest region of Brazil. Pp. 527-541 in J. V. Remsen Jr. ed. Studies in Neotropical ornithology honoring Ted Parker. Washington, DC, USA: The American Ornithologists’ Union. (Coccyzus melacoryphus, euleri, americanus, Piaya cayana, Crotophaga ani, major, Guira, Tapera naevia, Dromococcyx phasianellus, Neomorphus geoffroyi).


Parker, T. A., III, A. W.Kratter & W. Wust. 1994: Appendix 2: Birds of the Ccolpa de Guacamayos, Madre de Dios. Pp. 91-105 in R. B. Foster, T. A. Parker III, A. H. Gentry, L. H. Emmons, A. Chicchón, T. S. Schulenberg, L. Rodríguez, G. Lamas, H. Ortega, J. Icochea, W. H. Wust, M. Romo, J. A. Castillo, O. Phillips, C. Reynel, A. W. Kratter, P. K. Donahue, & L. J. Barkley eds. The Tambopata-Candamo reserved zone of southeastern Perú: a biological assessment. Conservation International, Washington, DC, USA (p. 94). (Dromococcyx pavoninusD. phasianellus, Coccyzus cinereus).


Parker, T. A., III, Donahue, P. K. & Schulenberg, T. S. 1994: Appendix 3: Birds of the Tambopata Reserve (Explorer’s Inn Reserve). Pp. 106-124 in R. B. Foster, T. A. Parker III, A. H. Gentry, L. H. Emmons, A. Chicchón, T. S. Schulenberg, L. Rodríguez, G. Lamas, H. Ortega, J. Icochea, W. H. Wust, M. Romo, J. A. Castillo, O. Phillips, C. Reynel, A. W. Kratter, P. K. Donahue, & L. J. Barkley eds. The Tambopata-Candamo reserved zone of southeastern Perú: a biological assessment. Rapid Assessment Program Working Papers, 6. Conservation International, Washington, DC, USA (p. 111). (Dromococcyx pavoninusD. phasianellus, Coccyzus cinereus).


Parker, T. A., III, T. S. Schulenberg, & W. Wust. 1994: Appendix 4: Birds of the lower Río Heath, including the Pampas del Heath, Bolivia/Perú. Pp. 125-139 in R. B. Foster, T. A. Parker III, A. H. Gentry, L. H. Emmons, A. Chicchón, T. S. Schulenberg, L. Rodríguez, G. Lamas, H. Ortega, J. Icochea, W. H. Wust, M. Romo, J. A. Castillo, O. Phillips, C. Reynel, A. W. Kratter, P. K. Donahue, & L. J. Barkley eds. The Tambopata-Candamo reserved zone of southeastern Perú: a biological assessment. Conservation International, Washington, DC, USA. (Dromococcyx pavoninus, D. phasianellus).


Parslow, J. L. F. 1967: Changes in status among breeding birds in Britain and Ireland. Brit. Birds 60: (Cuculus canorus).


Passburg, R. E. 1959: Bird notes from northern Iran. Ibis 101 (2): 153-169. (Cuculus canorusClamator glandarius, p. 162).


Pauli, D. 2002: Verschwundene Art wieder entdeckt. Ornis (3): 36 (Carpococcyx viridis).


Payne, R, B, 2005: The Cuckoos. Oxford University Press, Oxford. (Cuculidae).


Paynter, R. A., Jr. 1953: Autumnal migrants on the Campeche Bank. Auk 70: 338-349. (Coccyzus americanus).


Paynter, R. A., Jr. 1955: The ornithogeography of the Yucatán Peninsula. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University 9: 1-347.Xocempich, Yucatán, Mexico, male 19 Apr, male and female 16 May 1953. Shown on map.Ichek, Campeche, Mexico, male 23 May 1952. Shown on map. (Dromococcyx phasianellus).


Peale, 1848: Cuculus fucatus, sp. n. U. S. Exploror Expedition 1848: 136, Taf. 37, Fig. 2. (Cuculus saturatus).


Pearson, D. L. 1975: Un estudio de la aves de Tumi Chucua, departamento del Beni, Bolivia. Pumapunku 8: 50-57. (Piaya minuta, Dromococcyx phasianellus, Tapera naeviaCrotophaga ani, C. major, Coccyzus melacoryphus).


Pearson-Smith, K. 1995: Magpies feeding young Channel-billed Cuckoo. Austr. Birds 29: 13. (Gymnorhina tibicen, Scythrops novaehollandiae).


Pedersen, T. 1997: Checklist to the birds of Congo. Unpublished checklist. (Clamator glandariusOxylophus jacobinusOxylophus levaillantiPachycoccyx audebertiCuculus solitariusCuculus clamosus,Cuculus canorusCuculus gularisCuculus poliocephalusCuculus rochiiCercococcyx mechowiCercococcyx olivinusCercococcyx montanusChrysococcyx cupreusChrysococcyx flavigularis,Chrysococcyx klaasChrysococcyx capriusCeuthmochares aereusCentropus grilliiCentropus neumanniCentropus anselliCentropus monachusCentropus cupreicaudusCentropus senegalensis,Centropus superciliosus).


Pedersen, T. & S. Aspinall (compilers) 2010: EBRC annotated checklist of the birds of the United Arab Emirates. Sandgrouse, supplement 3: 1-96. (Clamator glandarius, Oxylophus jacobinus, Eudynamys scolopaceus, Cuculus canorus).


Peres, C. A. & A. Whittaker 1991: Annotated checklist of the bird species of the upper Rio Urucu, Amazonas, Brazil. Bull. Brit. Orn. Club 111: 156-171. (Piaya minuta, P. melanogaster).


Pérez, E. S. & M. L. Castillo Villeda 2000. Appendix 11. Bird species found in Laguna del Tigre National Park, Petén, Guatemala, during the RAP survey. Page 208-214 in: Brandon T. Bestelmeyer and Leeanne E. Alonso (eds.). 2000. A Biological Assessment of Laguna del Tigre National Park, Petén, Guatemala. RAP Bulletin of Biological Assessment 16, Conservation International, Washington, DC.Laguna del Tigre National Park, Petén, Guatemala, 1999. Exact points not stated – five separate localities sampled (p. 57) within this large park. (Dromococcyx phaianellus).


Pereyra, J. A. 1942. Miscelanea Ornithológica. Hornero 8: 218-231. (Coccyzus cinereus).


Perez-Eman, J., C. J. Sharpe, M. Lentino R., R. O. Prum, & I. J. Carreno F. 2003: New records of birds from the summit of Cerro Guaiquinima, Estado Bolivar, Venezuela. Bull. Brit. Orn. Club 123 (2): 78-90. (Piaya cayana).


Perry, A., M. Kessler,  & N. Helme.. 1997: Birds of the central Río Tuichi Valley, with emphasis on dry forest, Parque Nacional Madidi, depto. La Paz, Bolivia. Pp. 557-576 in J. V. Remsen Jr. ed. Studies in Neotropical ornithology honoring Ted Parker. The American Ornithologists’ Union, Washington, DC, USA. (Piaya cayana, Crotophaga ani, Dromococcyx phasianellus, Neomorphus geoffroyi).


Pershouse, S. 1924: Early breeding of Cuckoo in Kirkcudbrightshire. Brit. Birds 18: 79. (Cuculus canorus).


Peterson, A. T., L. Canseco Márquez, J. L. Contreras Jiménez, G. Escalona-Segura, O. Flores-Villela, J. García-López, B. E. Hernández-Baños, C. A. Jiménez Ruiz, L. León-Paniagua, S. Mendoza Amaro, A. G. Navarro-Sigüenza, V. Sánchez-Cordero,& S. E. Willard, (2004): A preliminary biological survey of Cerro Piedra Larga, Oaxaca, Mexico: birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, and plants. Anal. Inst. Biol. Univ. Mex. Ser. Zool. 75: 439-466. (Geococcyx velox).


Peterson, A. T., G. Escalona-Segura, K. Zyskowski, D. A. Kluza, and B. E. Hernández-Baños. 2003. Avifaunas of two dry forest sites in northern Oaxaca, Mexico. Huitzil, 4: 3-9. (Geococcyx velox).


Peterson, A. T. &  A. G. Navarro-Sigüenza: Western Mexico: a significant centre of avian endemism and challenge for conservation action. Cotinga 14 2000: 42-46. (Piaya cayana, p. 44).


Peterson, R. T. 1990: Peterson Field Guides. Western Birds (3rd Ed.). Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston. (Cuculus canorusCuculus saturatusCoccyzus erythropthalmusCoccyzus americanusCrotophaga sulcirostrisGeococcyx californianus).


Peterson, A. T. 1996: Geographical variation in sexual dicromatism in birds. Bull. Brit. Orn. Club 116 (3): 156-172. ( Chalcites lucidus, Eudynamys scolopacea, p. 165).


Petrosyan, S.O., Zabolotnyi, N.L. 1998. Oomorfologiya ekologicheskikh ras obyknovennoi kukushki (Cuculus canorus canorus) na Severnom Kavkaze i v
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Petzer, R. 1999: More early arriving Klaas’s Cuckoos. Honeyguide 45: 137. (Chrysococcyx klaas in July 1999 with note on courtship feeding).


Pfirsch, F. 1992: Saulaie inondable et autres sites rhénans à Lautenbourg. Bull. Soc. Ind. Mulhouse 824: 115-120. (Cuculus canorus, France).


Pfister, O. 2001: Birds recorded during visits to Ladakh, India, from 1994 to 1997. Forktail 17: 81-90. (Cuculus canorus, pp. 83, 87, Eudynamys scolopacea, p. 87).


Phelps & Phelps 1958:. Boletín de la Sociedad Venezolana de Ciencias Naturales 92: 105-133. (Crotophaga ani, Coccyzus melacoryphus).


Phillips, N. R. 1982: Observations on the birds of North Yemen in 1979. Sandgrouse 4: 37-59. (Cuculus canorus p, 49).


Phillips, W. W. A. 1953: Revised Checklist of the Birds of Ceylon. National Museum of Ceylon, Colombo. (Phaenicophaeus pyrrhocephalus).


Pichorim, M. A., Uejima, A. M. K. & Gatto, C. A. F. R. 2000: Avifauna de um remanescente florestal do sudoeste do estado do Paraná. Pp. 212-213 in F. C. Straube, M. M. Argel-de-Oliveira, & J. F. Cândido Jr. eds.Ornitologia brasileira no século XX. Incluindo os resumos do VIII Congresso Brasileiro de Ornitologia (Florianópolis, 9 a 14 de julho de 2000). Universidade do Sul de Santa Catarina & Sociedade Brasileira de Ornitologia, Curitiba, Brazil. (Dromococcyx pavoninus).


Picman, J. & S. Pribil. 1997: Is greater eggshell density an alternative mechanism by which parasitic Cuckoos inchrease the strength of their eggs? J. Ornithol. 138 (4): 531-541.


Piechocki, R. 1958: Beiträge zur Avifaun Nord und Nordest Chinas. Abh. Ber. Mus. Tierk. u. Völkerkunde Dresden 24: 165. (Cuculus micropterus Mandschurei).


Pilgrim, J. D.,T.P. Inskipp & N. J. Collar. 2009: Species-level changes suggested for Asian birds 2007-2008. BirdingAsia 12: 18-35. (Hierococcyx bocki, H. nisicolor, C. lepidus, C. optatus, Surniculus dicruroides, Eudynamys cyanocephalus, E. orientalis, E. mindanensis).


Pinto, O. M. O. 1935: Aves da Bahia. Rev. Mus. Paulista 19: 1-325. (Coccyzus euleri).


Pinto, O. M. O. 1940Nova contribuição à ornitologia de Mato-Grosso. Arq. Zool. São Paulo 2: 1-38. Santo Antônio, Mato Grosso, Brazil, heard. Orn Gaz: Same as Santo Antônio do Leverger, 1552S, 5605W, where Lima and Pinto were in Aug and Sep 1937 (see also Chapada). (Dromococcyx phasianellus).


Pinto, O. 1952: Súmula histórica e sistemática da ornitologia de Minas-Gerais. Arq. Zool. São Paulo 8: 1-51.Rio São Francisco, Minas Gerais, Brazil, from Reinhardt (1870). Not mentioned by Krabbe (MS 2006), who however writes that the only place Lund/Reinhardt visited along this river is at mouth of Rio Abaeté, 1802S, 4511W, P. W. Lund 1-2 Oct 1834. (Reinhardt 1870 writes that he heard it Oct and Nov 1855 at Rio São Francisco, which is probably the same place, but doubt remains as to whether it could have been pavoninus, which was described same year). (Dromococcyx phasianellus).


Pinto, O. M. O. 1966: Estudo critico e catálogo remissivo das aves do Território Federal de Roraima. Cad. da Amaz. 8: 1-176. (Piaya minuta, P. melanogaster).


Pinto, O. M. O. 1978: Novo catálogo das aves do Brasil. Primeira parte: Aves não Passeriformes e Passeriformes não Oscines, com exclusão da família Tyrannidae. Empresa Gráfica da Revista dos Tribunais, São Paulo, Brazil. 446 pp. Rio Guaporé, Brazil. (Dromococcyx sp.).


Pinto, O. M. O. & de Camargo, E. A. 1952: Nova contribuição à ornitologia do Rio das Mortes. Papéis Avulsos do Departamento de Zoologia, São Paulo 10: 213-234. (Piaya minuta).


Pinto, O. M. O. & E. A. de Camargo. 1954: Resultados ornitológicos de uma expedição ao Território do Acre pelo Departamento de Zoologia. Papéis Avulsos de Zoologia, Museu de Zoologia da Universidade de São Paulo 11: 371-418. (Crotophaga ani).


Pinto, O. M. O. & E. A. de Camargo 1955: Lista anotada de aves colecionadas nos limites occidentais do estado do Paraná. Pap. Avuls. Dep. Zool. São Paulo 12: 215-234. (Coccyzus euleri).


Pitt, F. 1910: The white markings on the head of the young Cuckoo. Brit. Birds 3: 412-414. (Cuculus canorus).


Pizzey, G. & F. Knight. 1997: Collins Field Guide: Birds of Australia. HarperCollins Publishers, London. Pp.576. (Cuculidae, p. 292-299).


Planqué, R., N. F. Britton, N. R. Franks & M. A. Peletier, 2002: The Adaptiveness of Defence Strategies Against Cuckoo Parasitism. Bulletin of Mathematical Biology 64:1045-1068. (Cuculus canorus).


Pliasevoli, G., & A. Pallaoro. 1991:[Ornithological collection of the natural history museum in Split (Croatia).] Larus 43: 89-119 [Prirodoslovni muzej, 58000 Split, Croatia.]  (Clamator glandarius Serbo-Croatian, Engl. summ.).


Pobprasert, K., A. J. Andrew & P. D. Round. 2008: Four new bird records for Khao Yai National Park, Thailand. BirdingAsia 10: 98-99. (Cucuclus vagans)


Pobprasert, K. & A. J. Pierce 2010: Observations and predation of a Coral-billed Ground Cuckoo (Carpococcyx renauldi) nest in northeastern Thailand. The Wilson Journal of Ornithology 122: 173-177.


Polet, G. & Khanh, P. H. 2001. Birds of Cat Tien National Park. WWF-Cat Tien National Park Conservation Project Report. (Clamator coromandus, Cuculus sparverioides, Cuculus fugax, Cuculus micropterus, Cuculus canorus, Cuculus saturatus, Penthoceryx sonneratii, Cacomantis merulinus, Chalcites maculatus, Chalcites xanthorhynchus, Surniculus lugubris, Eudynamys scolopacea, Rhopodytes tristis, Centropus sinensis, Centropus bengalensis).


Ponton, F., D. G. Biron, J. Moore, A. P. Møller & F. Thomas. 2006: Facultative virulence: A strategy to manipulate host behaviour? Behav. Processes 72: 1-5. (Clamator glandarius, Pica pica).


Pople, R. G. 1998: White-winged Nightjars Caprimulgus candicans and cerrado conservation: the key findings of Project Aguará Ñu 1997. Cotinga 9: 52-55. (Piaya minuta).


Porter, R. F. 1983: The autumn migration of passerines and near-passerines at the Bosphorus, Turkey. Sandgrouse 5: 45-74. (Cuculus canorus p. 49).


Posso, S. R., & R. J. Donatelli 2006: Phylogenetic analysis of Cuculiformes (Aves) based on osteology, behavior and ecology: systematics and evolutionary implications. Rev. Bras. Zool., 23: 608-629.


Poulsen, M. K. & F. R. Lambert. 2000: Altitudinal distribution and habitat preferences of forest birds on Halmahera and Buru, Indonesia: implications for conservation of Muluccan avifaunas. Ibis 142 (4): 566-586. (Cacomantis sepulcralis, C. heinrichi, Surniculus lugubris, Centropus goliath, p. 582).


Powell, T. G. 1930: Young Cuckoo fed by Wren. British Birds 24: 168. (Cuculus canorus).


Pratt, E. 1972: Some answers about Coucal nesting. Sunbird 3: 19-25. (Centropus phasianinus).


Preston, F. W., 1948: The cowbird (Molothrus ater) and the cuckoo (Cuculus canorus). Ecology 29:115-116.


Price, E. 1999: Shakawe. Unpublished report. (Clamator glandarius, Oxylophus jacobinus, Oxylophus levaillanti, Cuculus clamosus, Cuculus gularis, Chrysococcyx klaas, Chrysococcyx caprius, Centropus cupreicaudus, Centropus senegalensis).


Priezzhaev, G.P. 1982. Zametki po biologii obyknovennoi kukushki [Notes on biology of the Common Cuckoo]. Fauna Urala i prilezhashchikh territoriy
[Fauna of Ural and adjoining territories]. Sverdlovsk. Pp.17-24. (Cuculus canorus).


Prins, T. G., J. H. Reuter, A. O. Debrot, J. Wattel & V. Nijman. 2009: Checklist of the birds of Aruba, Curaçao and Bonaire, South Caribbean. Special issue of Ardea 97 (2). (Cuccyzus americanus, C. minor, C. lansbergi, Crotophaga major, C. sulcirostris, Guira guira).


Procházka, P. 2003: Do Common Whitethroats (Sylvia communis) discriminate against alien eggs? J. Ornithol. 144: 354-363. (Cuculus canorus).

Prokof’yeva, I.V. 1981. O sutochnoi aktivnosti zaryanok, vykarmlivayushchikh kukushonka [On daily activity of Robins, which feed up Cuckoo’s nestling].
Ekologiya i ekologicheskaya fiziologiya ptits [Ecology and ecological physiology of birds]. Riga. Pp.168-169. (Tez. dokl. X Pribalt. ornitol. konf.
[Abstracts of the Xth Eastern Baltic Ornith. Conf.]; Book 2). (Cuculus canorus, Erithacus rubecula).

Promptov, A.N., Lukina, Ye.V. 1940. O biologicheskikh vzaimootnosheniyakh kukushki i nekotorykh vidov ptits, eyo vospitatelei [On biological
interrelations of the Common Cuckoo and some bird species, its hosts]. Byull. MOIP. [Bull. of Moscow Naturalist’s Soc.]. Otd. biol. [Dept. biol.].Vol.49, issue 5/6: 82-95.  (Cuculus canorus).


Proud, D. 1955: More notes on the birds of the Nepal Valley. J. Bombay Nat Hist. Soc. 53: 57-78. (Chalcites maculatus).


Pruett, C. L., D. D. Gibson, & K. Winker. 2001: Molecular „Cuckoo Clock“ suggests listing of Western Yellow-billed Cuckoos may be warranted. Wilson Bull. 113 (2): 228-231. (Coccyzus americanus occidentalis).


Quevedo, A., P. Salaman & T. Donegan. 2006: Serrania le las Quinchas: establisment of a first protected area in the Magdalena Valley of Colombia. Cotinga 25: 24-32. (Piaya cayana, P. minuta, Crotophaga major, C. ani, Tapera naevia).


Quickelberge, C. D. & P. A. Clancey 1989: Birds of the Transkei. Durban Natural History Museum, Durban. (Tauraco Persa, Musophaga porphyreolophus, Cuculus canorus, C. solitarius, C. clamosus, Clamator glandarius, Oxylophus jacobinus, Chrysococcyx cupreus, C. klaas,  C. caprius, Centropus superciliosus, Ceuthmochares aereus, pp. 66-68).


Quinn, J. S. & J. M. Startek-Foote. 2000: Smooth-billed Ani (Crotophaga ani). In: The Birds of North America, No. 539. (A. Poole & F. Gill eds.). The Birds of North America Inc., Philadelphia PA.


Quý, V. & N. Cu. 1995: Checklist of the birds of Vietnam. Hanoi.