Addenda R-Z

Addenda R-Z

Addenda to Working Bibliography of Cuckoos and Turacos of the World

by Johannes Erritzoe, Frederik Bramme, Clive Mann and Richard A. Fuller. The Russia literature compiled and translated by Dr. Jevgeni Shergalin, Sopruse pst. 175-58,
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Rabor, D. S. 1966: A report on the zoological expeditions in the Philippines for the period 1961-1966. Silliman Journal XIII (4): 605-616. (Lepidogrammus cumingi).


Radcliffe, H. D. 1916: List of the birds of Baluchistan. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 24: 156-169. (Cuculus canorus, p. 158).


Radde, G. 1863: Reisen in Süden von Ost-Sibirien in der Jahren 1855-1859. Band 2. Vögel St. Pet.: 135-136. (Cuculus micropterus).


Radley, P. M. & G. Campbell. 2008: Birds of Fazao-Malfakassa National Park, including the first record for Togo of White-browed Forest Flycatcher. Bull. African Bird Club 15 (2): 203-213. (Tauraco persa, Musophaga violacea, Crinifer piscator, Chrysococcyx klaas, Ceuthmochares aereus, Centropus senegalis).


Rainey, H. J., J. M. Ikonga, R. Vernon & T. King. 2009: Additions to the avifauna of Congo-Brazzaville. Bull. African Bird Club 16 (1): 53-60. (Cuculus canorus).


Raitt, R. J. & R. L. Maze. 1968: Densities and species composition of breeding birds of a creosotebush community in southern New Mexico. Condor, 70: 193-205 (Geococcyx californianus).


Ramadan-Jaradi, G., T. Bara, & M. Ramadan_Jaradi. 2008: Revised checklist of the birds of Lebanon 1999-2007. Sandgrouse 30 (1): 22-69. (Clamator glandarius, Cuculus canorus).


Raman, T.R.S. 1998: Bay Owl & other Kalakad news. in litt. (Clamator coromandus record from Kalakad Tiger Reserve, India).


Ramsay, E. P. 1883: Rhamphomantis rollesi n. sp. Proc. Linn. Soc. N. S. W. viii: 15-29. (Microdynamis parva).


Ranasinghe, D. 1982: A Guide to Bird Watching in Sri Lanka. Wildlife and Nature Protection Society of Sri Lanka, Colombo. (Phaenicophaeus pyrrhocephalus).


Rand, A. L. & R. L. Fleming 1957: Birds from Nepal. Fieldiana: Zoology Vol. 41, (1): 1-218. (Cuculus sparverioides, C. varius, C. micropterus, C. canorus, C. saturatus, Surniculus lugubris, Eudynamys scolopacea, Rhopodytes tristis, Taccocua leschenaultii, pp. 74-76).


Randrianary, V., S. Rifflet & J. C. Roché. 1997: Madagascar Soundscapes. (1 CD). Sitelle, Le Verdier, France. (Centropus toulou).


Rands, M. R. W., R. F. Porter, D. J. Brooks, & G. F. Rands. 1987: The Ornithological  Society of the Middle East’s expedition to North Yemen October-December 1985: an introduction. Sandgrouse 9: 1-66. (Oxylophus jacobinus, Chrysococcyx caprius, C. klaas, Cuculus canorus, Centropus superciliosus, pp. 37-38).


Raposo, M. A. & P. Moraes. 1992: Sobre a ocorrência de um Cuculidae no Arquipélago dos Abrolhos. Page 94 in Anais, VI Encontro Nacional de Anilhadores de Aves (ENAV). Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil: EDUCAT. (Coccyzus melacoryphus).


Rasmussen, P. C. & J. C. Anderton. 2005: Birds of South Asia. The Ripley Guide. Vol. 1: Field Guide, vol. 2: Attributes and Status. Smithsonian Institution and Lynx Edicions, Washington D. C. and Barcelona. (Centropus chlororhynchos,  C. sinensis, C. bengalensis, Taccocua leschenaultia, Phaenicophaeus pyrrhocephalus, Rhopodytes viridirostris, R. tristis, Clamator coromandus, C. jacobinus,  Eudymamys scolopaceus, Chalcites maculates, C. xanthorhynchus, Penthoceryx sonneratii, Cacomantis merulinus, Surniculus lugubris, Hierococcyx sparverioides, H. varius,  Cuculus fugax, C. poliocephalus, C. micropterus, C. saturatus, C. canorus).


Rasmussen, P. C. & R. P. Prts-Jones. 2003: History vs. mystery: the reliability of museum specimen data. Bull. Brit. Orn. Club 123A: 66-94. (Phaenicophaeus cumingi p. 70, Cacomantis vastaneiventris p. 78, Coua delalandei p. 80, Centropus spp. p. 81).


Rastetter, V. 1965: Ornithologische Beobachtungen in der linken Oberrhein-Ebene. Mitt. bad. Landesver. Naturkunde u. Naturschutz, N. F. 8: 597-601. (Cuculus canorus, France).


Raju, K.S.R.K. (1968): Intelligence of a pair of Koels Eudynamys scolopaceaNewsletter for Birdwatchers 8 (10): 12.


Raju, K.S.R.K. (1979): Occurrence of Redwinged Crested Cuckoo Clamator coromandus in Vishakhapatnam. Newsletter for Birdwatchers 19(12): 11.

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Redman, N., T. Stevenson & J. Fanshawe. 2009: Birds of the Horn of Africa. Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia and Socotra. Christopher Helm, London. ( Clamator glandarius, C. jacobinus, C. levaillantii, Eudymamys scolopaceus, Cuculus gularis, C. canorus, C. poliocephalus, C. solitarius, C. clamosus, Chrysococcyx caprius, C. klaas, C. cupreus, Ceuthmochares aereus, Centropus superciliosus, C. grillii, C. senegalensis, C. monachus).


Redondo, T. 1993: Exploitation of host mechanisms for parental care by avian brood parasites. Etologia 3: 235-297. (Clamator glandariusOxylophus jacobinusPachycoccyx audebertiCuculus solitariusCuculus clamosusCuculus micropterusCuculus canorusCuculus gularisCacomantis variolosusChrysococcyx klaasChrysococcyx capriusChalcites basalisChalcites lucidusEudynamys cyanocephala,Urodynamis taitensisScythrops novaehollandiaeTapera naevia).


Regan, K. & N. Watmough. 1998: Peninsular Malaysia. 17th – 28th September 1998. Unpublished report. (Cuculus saturatusChalcites minutillusRhopodytes diardiRhopodytes sumatranusRhopodytes tristis,Rhinortha chlorophaeaZanclostomus javanicusRhampococcyx curvirostrisCentropus sinensis).


Rehn, K. 1956: Im November ein Kuckuck (Cuculus canorus) im Kreis Gifhorn. Beiträge Naturkunde Niedersachsens 9: 22.


Reichenow, A. 1893a. Turacus emini. Diagnosen neuer Vogelarten aus Central-Afrika. Ornithologische Monatsberichte 1: 29-32 [30]. (Tauraco schuetti emini, subsp. n.).


Reichenow, A. 1898, Turacus sharpei. Neue afrikanische Arten. Ornithologische Monatsberichte 6: 182-183 [182] (Syn. for Tauraco schuetti)


Reichenow, A. 1899, Turacus finschi. Zur Tierverbreitung in Afrika. Ornithologische Monatsberichte 7:189-191 [190]. (Syn. for Tauraco schuetti)


Reichenow, A. 1891: Über eine Vogelsammlung aus Togoland.  J. Ornithol. 39: 369-394. (Crinifer zonurusMusophaga persaOxylophus levaillantiPachycoccyx audebertiCuculus solitariusCeuthmochares aereusCentropus monachusCentropus senegalensis).


Reilly, P. 2000: Bird populations in a Victoria coastal habitat twelve years after a wildfire 1983. Emu 100 (3): 240-245. (Cuculus pallidusCacomantis flabelliformis, Chalcites basalis, C. lucidus, p. 241).


Reiser, O. 1926: Liste der Vogelarten welche auf der von der Kaiserl. Akademie der Wissenschaften 1903 nach Nordostbrasilien entsendeten Expedition unter Leitung des Herrn Hofrates Dr. F. Steindachner gesammelt wurden. Denkschr. Akad. Wiss. Wien, Math.-naturwiss. Kl. 76: 55-100. (Dromococcyx phasianellus, Tapera naevia, Crotophaga aniC. major, Coccyzus melacoryphus, C. cinereus).


Remsen, J. V., Jr. & M. A. Jr. Traylor 1983: Additions to the avifauna of Bolivia, Part 2. Condor 85: 95-98. (Dromococcyx pavoninus.Coccyzus erythropthalmus).


Renno, K. O. 1993: Eesti Linnuatlas. [Estonian Bird Atlas] . Valgus, Tallinn. (Cuculus canorus p. 127).


Reynaud, P. A. 1998: Changes in understory avifauna along the Sinnamary River (French Guyana, South America). Ornitologia Neotropical 9: 51-69. (Piaya minuta).


Rheindt, F. 2000: Birding Côte d’Ivoire. Unpublished report. (Corythaeola cristataCrinifer piscatorMusophaga violaceaTauraco macrorhynchusOxylophus levaillantiiCuculus solitariusChrysococcyx cupreusChrysococcyx klaasChrysococcyx capriusCeuthmochares aereusCentropus leucogaster).


Rheindt, F. E. & R. O. Hutchinson. 2007: A photoshot odyssey through the confused avian taxonomy of Seram and Buru (southern Moluccas). BirdingAsia 7: 18-38. (Cacomantis variolosus).


Rheindt, F. E., F. Verbelen, D. D. Putra, A. Rahman & M. Indrawan. 2010: New biogeographic records in the avifauna of Peleng Island (Sulawesi, Indonesia), with taxonomic notes on some endemic taxa. Bull. Brit. Orn. Club 130 (3): 181-207. (Surniculus lugubris musschenbroeki).


Rheinwald, G. & R. van den Elzen. 1984: Die Wirbeltiersammlung des Museums Alexander Koenig und ihre Typusexemplare. II. Vögel. Bonner Zool. Monographien Nr. 19, Bonn. (Centropus monachus heuglini).


Ribot, J. H. 2001: Birds in SurinameSouth America. Accessed at on 15 May 2001. (Coccyzus minorPiaya minutaCrotophaga aniTapera naevia).


Rice,G. 1968. Rooty Hill field day. Birds 2: 35-36. (Chalcites basalis).


Richardson, C. 1997: Emirates Bird Report 19. Emirates Bird Records Committee, Dubai. (Cuculus canorusEudynamys scolopacea).


Richardson, C. & J. A. D. Chapman. 1988: Migration patterns through Dubai 1984-1988. Sandgrouse 10: 71-80. (Cuculus canorus p. 76).


Richardson, H. E. 1951: Morning and evening bird calls. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 50 (2): 407-413. (Eudynamys scolopacea).


Richmond, C. W. 1893: Notes on a collection of birds from eastern Nicaragua and the Río Frío, Costa Rica, with a description of a supposed new trogon. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 16: 479-532. (Coccyzus minor).


Richmond, C. W. 1895: Partial list of birds collected at Alta Mira, Mexico, by Mr. Frank B. Armstrong. Proc. U. S. Natl. Mus. 18: 627-632. (Coccyzus minor).


Richter, E. 1999: Umfrage zur Verbreitung des Kuckucks im Landkreis Waldeck-Frankenberg im Jahr 1998. Vogelkdl. Hefte Edertal 25: 66-69. (Cuculus canorus).


Ridgely, R. S., D. J. Agro & L. Joseph. 2005: Birds of Iwokrama Forest. Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 154: 109-121. (Dromococcyx pavoninus).


Ridgely, R. S. & Greenfield, P. J. 2001: The birds of Ecuador. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. (Cuculidae).


Ridgway, R. 1884: On a collection of birds made by Messrs. J. E. Benedict and W. Nye, of the United States Fish Commission steamer “Albatross”. Proc. U. S. Natl. Mus. 7: 172-180. (Crotophaga ani).


Riehl, C. 2010. Egg ejection risk and hatching asynchrony predict egg mass in a communally breeding cuckoo, the Greater Ani (Crotophaga major). Behavioral Ecology, 21: 676-683.


Riley, A. 1999: Spioenkop Dam. Unpublished report. (Clamator glandarius, Oxylophus jacobinus, Oxylophus levaillanti, Cuculus solitarius, Cuculus clamosus, Cuculus gularis, Chrysococcyx klaas, Chrysococcyx caprius).


Riley, J. 1929: A review of the birds of the island of Siberut and Sipora Mentawi Group  (Spolia Mentawiensa). Proc. USNM 75 (4): 1-45. (Cuculus fugax, Cacomantis merulinus threnodes, C. m. subpallidus, Chalcococcyx xanthorhynchus, Centropus sinensis bubutus, Urococcyx aeneicauda erythrognathus & U. a. borneensis).


Riley, J. 1930: Birds collected in Inner Mongolia, Kansu and Chihli by the National Geographic Society’s Central-China expedition under the direction of F. R. Wulsin. No. 2838. Proc. United States Nat. Mus. Vol. 77, Art. 15: 1-39. (Cuculus canorus telephonus, p. 13).


Riley, J. & J. Mole, 2001: The birds of Gunung Ambang Nature Reserve, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Forktail 17: 57-66. (Cacomantis merulinus, C. sepulcralis, Eudynamys scolopacea, Rhamphococcyx calyorhynchus, Centropus bengalensis, C. celebensis, p. 64).


Riley, J., Y. Hunowu, J. Mole, & M. F. Wangko. 2003: Noteworthy records of birds from the Panua Nature Reserve, North Sulawesi. Kukila 12: 17-26. (Cuculus fugax, Cacomantis sepulcralis, Eudynamys scolopacea, Scythrops novaehollandiae, Ramphococcyx calyorhynchus, Centropus Bengalis, C. celebensis).


Ripley, S. D. 1951: Migrants and introduced species in the Palau Archipelago. Condor 53: 299-300. (Cuculus fugax).


Ripley, S.D. & Bond, G. M. 1966 The birds of Socotra and Abd-el-Kuri. Smiths. Misc. Coll. 151: 1-37. (Centropus superciliosus).


Ritter, G. 1996: L’avifaune nicheuse d’une chênaie sèche clairiérée de la forêt domaniale de la Harth. Ciconia 20: 93-109. (Cuculus canorus, France).


Robbins, M. B.; A. P. Capparella, R. S. Ridgely & S. W. Cardiff. 1991: Avifauna of the Río Manití and Quebrada Vainilla, Peru. Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 143: 145-159. (Piaya melanogaster).


Robbins, M. B. & R. S. Ridgely 1990: The avifauna of an upper tropical cloud forest in southwestern Ecuador. Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad. 142: 59-71. (Piaya minuta, Crotophaga sulcirostris).


Robbins, M. B., A. T. Peterson, A. Nyari, G. Chen & T. J. Davis. 2006: Ornithological surveys of two reserves in Guangxi province, China, 2004-2005. Forktail 22: 140-146). (Sight records: Clamator coromandus, Eudynamys scolopacea, Rhopodytes tristis, Cuculus sparverioides, C. micropterus, C. canorus, Cacomantis merulinus).


Robel, von Detlef, & Königstedt, D. G. W. 1996: Das Vorkommen des Goldkuckucks Chrysococcyx caprius auserhalb Afrikas. Orn. Jber. Mus. Heineasnum 14: 79-83.(Jemen, Oman, Cyprus, Israel)


Robert, M., G. Sorci, A. P. Møller, M. E. Hochberg, A. Pomiankowski & M. Pagel. 1999: Retaliatory cuckoos and the evolution of host resistance to brood parasites. Animal Behaviour 58: 817-824. (Clamator glandarius).


Roberts, J. D. H. 1955: Cuckoo in Pembrokeshire in December. British Birds 48: 512. (Cuculus canorus).


Robertson, W. B. Jr. & G. E. Woolfenden. 1992: Florida Bird Species. An Annotated List. Florida Ornithological Society. Special Publication No. 6, Gainesville, Florida. ( Coccyzus erythropthalmus, C. americanus, C. minor, p. 87, Crotophaga ani, C. sulcirostris, p. 88).


Robinson, H. C. 1927: The Birds of the Malay Peninsula. Vol. 1: The Commoner Birds. H. F. & G. Witherby, London. (Clamator coromandus, Centropus sinensis,  C. bengalensis,  Eudynamys   scolopacea, Cacomantis merulinus,  Surniculus lugubris, Rhinortha chlorophaea, pp. 132-143)


Robinson, H. C. 1928: The Birds of the Malay Peninsula. Vol. 2: The Birds of the Hill Stations. H. F. & G. Witherby, London. Pp. I-xxii, 1-310. (Centropus sinensis, Zanclostomus javanicus,  Rhamphococcyx curvirostris, Rhopodytes tristis, R. sumatranus,  Surniculus lugubris, Cacomantis merulinus, Cuculus vagans, C. poliocephalus, pp. 76-86).


Robinson, H. C. & F. N. Chasen, 1939: The Birds of Malay Peninsula: The Birds of the Low-Country, Jungle and Scrub. 4. H. F. & G. Witherby Ltd., London. (Cuculus micropterus, p. 142).


Robinson, H. C. & C. B. Kloss, 1923: Type locality for Chalcites maculatus Pegu and not Ceylon. Nat. Hist. Soc. Siam 5: 154.


Robinson, S. K. 1997: Birds of a Peruvian oxbow lake: populations, resources, predation, and social behavior. Pp. 613-639 in J. V. Remsen Jr. ed. Studies in Neotropical ornithology honoring Ted Parker. Washington, DC, USA: The American Ornithologists’ Union. (Coccyzus melacoryphus, Piaya cayana, minuta, Crotophaga major, ani).


Robinson, S. K. & J. Terborgh.. 1997: Bird community dynamics along primary successional gradients of an Amazonian whitewater river. Pp. 641-672 in J. V. Remsen Jr. ed. Studies in Neotropical ornithology honoring Ted Parker. Washington, DC, USA: The American Ornithologists’ Union. (Coccyzus melacoryphus, Piaya cayana, Neomorphus geoffroyi, p. 664, 672).


Roché, J.C. 1971: Birds of Madagascar. (1 disk). J.C. Roché, Aubenas-les-Alpes. (Centropus toulou).


Rodgers, J. A. Jr, H. W. Kale III & H. T. Smith (eds.), 1996: Rare and endangered biota of Florida. Volume V. Birds. Gainesville: University Press of Florida. (Coccyzus minor).


Rodriguez-Ferraro, A. 2008: Diversity patterns of bird assemblages in arid zones of northern Venezuela. Condor 110 (3): 405-420. (Coccyzus pumilus, C. americanus, C. melacoryphus, Piaya cayana, Crotophaga sulcirostris, Tapera naevia).


Rodriquez-Girones, M. A. & A. Lotem, 1999: How to detect a cuckoo egg: a signal-detection theory model for recognition and learning. American Naturalist 153: 633-648. (Cuculus canorus).


Rodriguez-Girones, M. A., J. M. Zuniga & T. Redondo, 2002: Feeding experience and relative size modify the begging strategies of nestlings. Behavioral Ecology, 13,: 782-785.


Rogers. M. J. 1980: Large gathering of cuckoos. British Birds 73(9): 413-414. (Cuculus canorus).


Rojas-Soto, O. R., F. J. Sagahún-Sánchez, & A. G. Navarro, S.: Additional information on the avifauna of Querétaro, Mexico. Cotinga 15 (1) 2001: 48-52. (Geococcyx californianus, p.  51).


Rosillo, M. A. 1943: Apuntes sistematico-ecologicos sobre Cuculiformes Argentinos. Mem. Mus. Entre Ríos Paraná 20: 1-16. (Tapera naeviaCrotophaga ani, C. major, C. sulcirostris, Coccyzus cinereus).


Røskaft, E., A. Moksnes, B. G. Stokke, C. Moskát, & M. Honza, 2002: The spatial habitat structure of host populations explains the pattern of rejection behaviour in host and parasitic adaptations in Cuckoos. Behav. Ecol. 13: 163-168 (Cuculus canorus).


Røskaft, E., A. Moksnes, D. Meilvang, V. Bicik, J. Jemeliková, & M. Honza. 2002: No evidence for recognition errors in Acrocephalus warblers. J. Avian Biol. 33: 31-38. (Cuculus canorus).


Røskaft, E., A. Moksnes, B. G. Stokke, V. Bicik & C. Moskat, 2002: Aggression to dummy cuckoos by potential European cuckoo hosts. Behaviour 139: 613_628.


Ross, J.A. 1926. Recollections of an oologist. Emu 25: 137-146. (Chalcites basalis).


Rossouw, J. & J. Lindsell. 2001: Black-throated Coucal Centropus leucogaster, a first record for East Africa. Scopus 22: 63-65.


Rossouw, J. & M. Sacchi. 1998: Where to watch birds in Uganda. Uganda tourist board, Kampala. (Centropus monachus).


Rotenberg, J. A. 2007: Ecological role of a tree (Gmelina arborea) plantation in Guatemala: an assessment of an alternative land use for tropical avian conservation. Auk 124 (1): 316-330. (Piaya cayana, Crotophaga sulcirostris, Tapera naevia).


Rothstein, S. I., 1993: An experimental test of the Hamilton-Orians hypothesis for the origin of avian brood parasitism. Condor 95: 1000-1005.


Rothstein, S. I., 1994: Brood parasitism and the Hamilton-Orians hypothesis revisited. Condor 96: 1117-1118.


Rothstein, S. L. 2001: Relic behaviours, coevolution and the retention versus loss of host defences after episodes of avian brood parasitism. Animal Behaviour 61: 95-107. (Cuculus canorus).


Rothstein, S. I., M. A. Patten & R. C. Fleischer, 2002: Phylogeny, specialization, and brood parasite-host coevolution: some possible pitfalls of parsimony. Behavioral Ecology, 13: 1-10.


Roulin, A., 2001: On the cost of begging vocalizations: Implications of vigilance. Behavioral Ecology 12: 506-515.


Round, P. D., J. B. Hughes, & D. S. Woodruff. 2003: Latitudinal range limits of resident forest birds in Thailand and the Indichinese-Sundaic zoogeographic transition. Nat. Hist. Bull. Siam Soc. 51 (1): 69-96. ( Clamator coromandus, Cuculus sparverioides, C. vagans, C. fugax, C. micropterus, Penthoceryx sonneratii, Cacomantis merulinus, C. sepulcralis, Chalcites minutillus, C. maculates, C. xanthorhynchus, Surniculus lugubris, Eudunamys scolopacea, Rhopodytes diardi,  R. sumatranus, R. tristis, Rhinortha chlorophaea,  Zanclostomus javanicus, Rhamphococcyx curvitostris, Carpococcyx renauldi, Centropus sinensis, C. bengalensis).


Round, P. D. & U. Treesucon, 1996: Birds of Khao Nor Chuchi. Check-List and Guide to Bird Finding. Bird Cons. Soc. Thailand, Bangkok. Pp. 85. (Cuculidae, Thailand pp. 54-56).


Rowley, G. D. 1866: Rowley: Tatsachen in der Haushaltung des Kuckucks.[Translation of paper in Ibis 1865: 178-186]. J. Ornithol. 14: 172-180 (Cuculus canorus).


Rowley, I. 1961: Birds of Dookie Agricultural College, Victoria. Emu 61: 7-17.  (Cuculus pallidus,  Cacomantis pyrrhophanus,  Chalcites basalis, p. 10).


Rowley, I. 1965: The life history of the Superb Blue Wren Malurus cyaneusEmu 64: 251-297. (Cuculus pallidus, Cacomantis pyrrhophanus, C. variolosus, Chalcites basalis, C. lucidus, Misocalius osculans pp. 274-275).


Rowley, I. 1973. The comparative ecology of the Australian corvids. IV. Nesting and rearing of young to independence. CSIRO Wildlife Research 18: 91-129. (Scythrops novaehollandiae).


Rowley, I. & E. Russell, 1989: 15. Splendid Fairy-wren. pp. 233-252. in: I. Newton, (ed.) Lifetime Reproduction in Birds. Academic Press, London. (Chalcites basalis p. 235).


Rowley, I., E. Russel, R. Brown, & M. Brown, 1988: The ecology and breeding biology of the Red-winged Fairy-Wren Malurus elegans. Emu 88: 161-176. (Chalcites basalis, Cacomantis pyrrhophanus, p. 171).


Rowley, J. S. 1962: Nesting of the birds of Morelos, Mexico. Condor 64: 253-272. (Coccyzus americanus).


Rubens, J. 1995: The evolution of endothermy in mammals and birds: from physiology to fossils. Annual Review of Physiology 57: 69-95.  (Geococcyx californianus).


Rudolfsen, G. 1999: Host preference in the Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus. Candidatus Scientiarum thesis. Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway.


Ruggieri, L. & I. Festari. 2005: A Birdwatcher’s Guide to Italy. Lynx, Barcelona. (Clamator glandarius).


Ruiz-Campos, G. et al. 2004. Geococcyx californianusCotinga 21: 47.


Ruiz-Guerra, C., R. Johnston-Gonzáles, Y. Cifuentes-Sarmiento, F. A. Estala, L. F. Castillo, C. E. Hernández & L. G. Naranjo. 2007: Noteworthy bird records from the southern Chocó of Colombia. Bull. Brit. Orn. Club127 (4): 283-293. ( Coccyzus americanus).


Ruiz-Rodriguez, M. et al. 2009: Bacterial diversity at the cloaca relates to an immune response in magpie Pica pica and to body condition of great spotted cuckoo Clamator glandarius menstlings. J. Avian Biol. 40 42-48.


Russell, S. M. 1964: A distributional study of the birds of British Honduras. Ornithological Monographs 1: 1-195. (Coccyzus erythropthalmus).


Russell, S. M., J, C. Barlow & D. W. Lamm. 1979. Status of some birds on Isla San Andres and Isla Providencia, Colombia. Condor 81: 98-100. (Crotophaga ani).


Russell, E. & I. Rowley 1996: Partnerships in promiscuous Splendid Fairy-Wrens. Pp. 162-173. in: Black, J. M. (ed.): Partnership in Birds. Oxford University Press, Oxford. Pp. I-xi, 1- 420. (Malurus splendens host forChalcites basalis, p. 164).


Rutila, J., R. Latja, & K. Koskela, 2002: The Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus and its cavity nesting host, the Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus: a peculiar cuckoo-host. J. Avian Biol. 33: 414-419.


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Sclater, P. L. & W. H. Hudson. 1889: Argentine ornithology: a descriptive catalogue of the birds of the Argentine Republic, vol. 2. R. H. Porter, London. (Coccyzus americanus).


Sclater, P. L. & O. Salvin 1873: On the birds of eastern Peru. With notes on the habits of the birds, by Edward Bartlett. Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1873: 251-311. (Piaya minuta, P. melanogaster).


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Sealy, S. G. 1978: Possible influence of food on egg-laying and clutch size in the Black-billed Cuckoo. Condor 80 (1): 103-104. (Coccyzus erythropthalmus).


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Serle 1943:. Further Field Observations on northern Nigerian birds. Ibis 85: 264-300. (Chrysococcyx caprius, Centropus grillii, C. senegalensis).


Serle, W. 1950b: A contribution to the ornithology of the British Cameroons. Ibis 92: 343-376. (Centropus monachus).


Serle 1950c: Notes on the birds of south-western Nigeria. Ibis 92(1): 86. (Centropus monachus).


Serle, W. 1954: A second contribution to the ornithology of the British Cameroons. Ibis 96: 47-80. (Centropus leucogaster).


Serra, G., G. A. Oaim, M. S. Abdallah, A. Kanani, & A. K. Assaed. 2005: A long-term bird survey in the central Syrian desert (2000-2004): Part 2 – a provisional annotated checklist. Sandgrouse 27 (2): 104-125. (Cuculus canorus, Clamator glandarius).


Servat, G. & D. L. Pearson 1991: Natural history notes and records for seven poorly known bird species from Amazonian Peru. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club 111: 92-95. (Piaya melanogaster).


Shanahan, M. 1999. Vertebrates recorded in Lambir Hills National Park. Unpublished report. (Clamator coromandus, Cuculus vagans, Cuculus micropterus, Penthoceryx sonneratii, Cacomantis merulinus, Chalcites xanthorhynchus, Chalcites minutillus, Surniculus lugubris, Eudynamys scolopacea, Rhopodytes sumatranus, Rhinortha chlorophaea, Zanclostomus javanicus, Rhampococcyx curvirostris, Centropus rectunguis, Centropus sinensis, Centropus bengalensis).


Sharpe, R.B. 1875: Layard’s “Birds of South Africa”. p. 155. (Chrysococcyx caprius).


Sharpe, R. B. 1898: Wonders of the Bird World. Gardner, Darton & Co, London. (Surniculus lugubris, Cuculus canorus, Lepidogrammus cumingi, Centropus, Oxylophus jacobinus, Clamator coromandus).


Shaw, Tsen-Hwang, 1936: The birds of Hopei Province. Zool. Sinica, Ser. B, 15 (1): 502-504. (Cuculus micropterus).


Skead, C.J. 1995: Life-history notes on East Cape bird species (1940-1990). Vols. 1 & 2. Algoa Regional Services Council, Port Elizabeth. (Centropus superciliosus, Chrysococcyx caprius).


Sheehan, D. 1999: Winter calling by Klaas’s Cuckoo. Honeyguide 45: 136-137. (Chrysococcyx klaas in July 1999, was very early).


Shelley, G. E. 1881: List of birds recently collected by Dr. Kirk in Eastern Africa. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1881: 561-602. (Oxylophus jacobinusCuculus clamosusCuculus poliocephalus,Chrysococcyx cupreusCeuthmochares aereusCentropus superciliosus).


Shelton, A. C. 1911: Nestling of the California Cuckoo. Condor 13 (1): ? (Coccyzus americanus).


Chepherd, C. R. 2006: The bird trade in Medan, north Sumatra: an overview. BirdingASIA 5: 16-24. (Centropus sinensis, C. bengalensis).


Shepherd, G.E. 1898. White-eared Honeyeater. Victorian Naturalist 14: 107. (Cuculus pallidusCacomantis pyrrhophanusChalcites basalis).


Sherrett, A., M. Betts, I. Bullock, D. Fisher, R. Gerlach, R. Lucking, J. Phillips & B. Scott. 2006: Third report of the Sexchelles Bird Records Committee. Bull. African Bird Club 13 (2): 170-177. (Sight records: Clamator jacobinus, C. glandarius, Cuculus canorus, C. poliocephalus)


Sherry, T. W. 1985: Adoptation to a novel environment: food, foraging, and morphology of the Cocos Island Flycatcher- Pp. 908-920. in:  Buckley, P. A., M. S. Foster, E. S. Morton, R. S. Ridgely,  & F. G. Buckley (eds.): Neotropical Ornithology. AOU Orn. Monograf 36, Washington DC. (Coccyzus ferrugineus).


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Short, L. L. 1976: Notes on a collection of birds from the Paraguayan Chaco. Amer. Mus. Novit. 597:1-16. (Tapera naevia, Crotophaga ani, Coccyzus melacoryphusC. cinereus, C. americanus).


Short, L. L. & J. F. M. Horne. 1981: Bird observations along the Egyptian Nile. Sandgrouse3: 43-61. (Clamator glandarius, Cuculus canorus, Centropus senegalensis, p. 53).


Shugart, H. H. & D. James 1973: Ecological succession of breeding bird populations in northwestern Arkansas. Auk 90: 62-77. (Geococcyx californianus).


Sibley, D. 2000: The North American Bird Guide. Pica Press, Sussex. Pp. 544. (Cuculidae pp. 267-270).


Sick, H. 1997: Ornitologia Brasileira. Edição revista e ampliada. Editora Nova Fronteira, Rio de Janeiro. 862 pp. (Cuculidae, Brazil).


Siems, D. 1998: Trip report: Madagascar & Mauritius, October 18 – November 22, 1998. A bird and mammal tour. Unpublished report. (Cuculus rochii, Coua gigas, Coua coquereli, Coua reynaudii, Coua cursor, Coua ruficeps, Coua cristata, Coua verreauxi, Coua caerulea, Centropus toulou).


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Silveira, L. F., P. F. Develey, J. F. Pacheco & B. M. Whitney. 2005: Avifauna of the Serra das Lontras-Javi montane complex, Bahia, Brazil. Cotinga 24: 45-54. (Piaya cayana, Crotophaga ani, Guira guira, Taperas naevia).


Silveira, L. F. & F. M. Horta 2002: A avifauna da região de Vila Bela da Santíssima Trindade, Mato Grosso. Papéis Avulsos de Zoologia, Museu de Zoologia da Universidade de São Paulo 42: 265-286. (Tapera naevia).


Silveira, L. F., F. Oimos, & A. J. Long. 2003: Birds in Atlantic forest fragments in north-east Brazil. Cotinga 20: 32-46. (Coccyzus melacoryphus, Piaya cayana, Crotophaga ani, Guira guira, Tapera naevia)


Singh, A. P. 2000: Birds of lower Garhwal Himalayas: Dehra Dun Valley and neighbouring hills. Forktail 16: 101-123. (Oxylophus jacobinus, Clamator coromandus, Cuculus sparverioides, C. varius, C. micropterus, C. canorus, C. saturatus, C. poliocephalus, Penthoceryx sonneratii, Cacomantis merulinus, Surniculus lugubris, Eudynamys scolopacea, Rhopodytes tristis, Taccocua leschenaultii, Centropus sinensis, C. bengalensis  p. 111).


Singh, A. P., S. S. Gandhi, & S. K. Singh, 2001: Asan Barrage and adjoining Sal forests of Timli: Dehra Dun valley, northern India. Oriental Bird Club Bull. 34 2001: 42-46. (Penthoceryx sonneratiiSurniculus lugubris).


Singh, K. N. 1979: Working Plan for the West Dehra Dun Forest Division, U. P. (1979-80 to 1988-89). Vol. 1. (Cuculus varius, Eudynamys scolopacea).


Singh, R. D. 1967: “Murghi” in Dehra Dun and Saharanpur Forest Divisions. Cheetal 9 (2): 65-67. (Cuculus micropterus).


Sivakumar, S., J. Varghese & V. Prakash. 2006: Abundance of birds in different habitats in Buxa Tiger Reserve, West Bengal, India. Forktail 22: 128-133. ( Sight records: Cuculus micropterus, C. policephalus, Eudynamys scolopacea, Rhopodytes tristis, Centropus sinensis, C. bengalensis).


Sjösjedt, Y. 1892: Neue Vogelarten von Kamerun. Journal füer Ornithologie 40: 313-314. (Cuculus clamosus).


Skerrett, A., I. Bullock, & T. Disley 2001: Birds of Seychelles. Christopher Helm, London. Pp. 320. (Cuculus canorus, C. poliocephalus, Clamator glandarius, Oxylophus jacobinus, Centropus toulou 250-254).


Skerrett, A. & the Seychelles Bird Records Committee. 2001: The second report of the Seychelles Bird Records Committee. Bull. African Bird Club  8 (1): 23-29. (Oxylophus jacobinus, Clamator glandarius, Cuculus canorus, C. poliocephalus, p. 27).


Skinner, N.J. 1996: The breeding seasons of birds in Botswana. II. Non-passerine families (sandgrouse to woodpeckers). Babbler 31: 6-16. (Chrysococcyx caprius, Centropus grillii, C. senegalensis).


Skjelseth, S., A Moksnes, E. Røskaft, H. L. Gibbs, M. Taborsky, B. Taborsky, M. Honza, & O. Kleven. 2004: Parentage and host preference in the Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorusJ. Avian Biol. 35: 21-24.


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Slagsvold, T. & B. T. Hansen, 2001: Sexual imprinting and the origin of obligate brood parasitism in birds. American Naturalist 158: 354–367.


Slud, P. 1960: The birds of Finca “La Selva”, Costa Rica, a tropical wet forest locality. Bull. Amer. Mus. Nat. Hist. 121: 49-148. (Crotophaga sulcirostris, Coccyzus erythropthaalmus, C. americanus).


Smith, A. P. 1932: Some records for Costa Rica. Auk 49: 496-497. (Crotophaga ani).


Smithe, F. B. & R. A. Jr. Paynter. 1963: Birds of Tikal, Guatemala. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 128: 245-324. (Dromococcyx phasianellus, Crotophaga sulcirostris).


Smith, J., 1999: The cuckoo’s contested history. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 14: 415. (Cuculus canorus)


Smith, J. B. 1918: Cuckoo’s eggs in nests of Chiffchaff and Wood Warbler. Brit. Birds 12: 46. (Cuculus canorus, host Phylloscopus collybita).


Smith, K. D. 1957: An annotated check list of the birds of Eritrea. Ibis 99 (2): 307-337. (Clamator glandariusOxylophus, jacobinus, O. levaillantii, Chrysococcyx caprius, p. 308-309).


Smith, K. D. 1968: Spring migration through southeast Morocco. Ibis 110: 452-492. (Cuculus canorus).


Smith, L. H. 1989: Feeding of young Pallid Cuckoo by four passerine species. Australian Bird Watcher 13: 99-100. (Cuculus pallidus).


Smith, P. W. & S. A. Smith. 1988: Birds seen on Antigua, 5/13 – 5/15/88. Unpublished report. (Coccyzus minor).


Smith, W. J. & A. M. Smith. 2000: Information about behavior is provided by songs of the Striped Cuckoo. Wilson Bull 112, 2000 (4): 491-497. (Tapera naevia have three different song types. Song types enable singers to obviate or elicit encounters with distant individuals).


Smithe, F. B. & Paynter, R. A., Jr. 1963: Birds of Tikal, Guatemala. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 128: 245-324. Aguada Tikal (or simply Tikal), Petén, Guatemala, 2 females with slightly enlarged ovaries collected 25 and 27 May 1959 in thickets, Mus. Comp. Zool. Weights 86.8 and 92.7g. (Dromococcyx phasianellus).


Smythies, B. E. 1957: An annotated checklist of the birds of Borneo. Sarawak Museum Journal VII (9): 523-818.


Smythies, B. E. & G. W. H. Davison. 1999: The Birds of Borneo. Fourth edition.Natural History Publications, Kota Kinabalu. Pp. I-xii, 1-853. (Cuculidae pp. 313-335).


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Solano Ugalde, A. & A. Arcos Torres, 2006: Nuevo registro de Cuco Hormiguero Franjeado Neomorphus radiolosus en Pichincha, Ecuador. Cotinga 27: 79-81.


Soler, J. J., 1999: Do life-history variables of European cuckoo hosts explain their egg rejection behavior?  Behavioral Ecology 10: 1-6. (Cuculus canorus).


Soler,M. 2009: Co-evolutionary arms race between brood parasites and their hosts at the nestling stage. J. Avian Biol. 40: 237-240. (Cuculus canorus, Clamator glandariusChalcites basalis).


Soler, J. J., J. M. Aviles, M. Soler & A. P. Møller, 2003: Evolution of host egg mimicry in a brood parasite, the great spotted cuckoo. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 79: 551-563. (Garrulus glandarius).


Soler, M., J. G. Martínez, J. J. Soler & A. P. Møller. 1995: Preferential allocation of food by magpie Pica pica to great spotted cuckoo Clamator glandarius chicks. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 37: 7-13.


Soler, M. 2002: Breeding strategy and begging intensity: influences on food delivery by parents and host selection by parasitic cuckoos. Pages 413-428 in: The Evolution of Begging: Competition, co-operation, and Communication. Wright, J. & M. L. Leonard, (eds.). Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht. (Clamator glandarius).


Soler, M. 2008: Do hosts of interspecific brood parasites feed parasitic chicks with lower quality prey? Animal Behav. 76: 1761-1763.


Soler, M. & J. G. Martinez, 2000: Is egg-damaging behavior by great spotted cuckoos an accident or an adaptation? Behavioral Ecology 11: 495-501. (Clamator glandarius).


Soler, M., M. Martin_Vivaldi & T. Perez_Contreras, 2002: Identification of the sex responsible for recognition and the method of ejection of parasitic eggs in some potential

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Soler, M., J. G. Martinez, & J. J. Soler, 1996: Effects of brood parasitism by the Great Spottet Cuckoo on the breeding success of the Magpie host: an experimental study. Ardeola 43: 87-96.

(Clamator glandarius, Pica pica).


Soler, M., J. G. Martinez, & J. J. Soler. 1999: Nest defence by Magpie (Pica pica) and the broad parasitic Great Spotted Cuckoo (Clamator glandarius) in parasitized and unparasitized nests. J. Ornithol. 140: 199-205.


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Soler, J. J. & A. P. Møller. 1996: A comparative analysis of the evolution of variation in appearance of eggs of European passerines in relation to brood parasitism. Behav. Ecol. 7: 89-94. (Cuculus canorus).


Soler, M., J. J. Palomino, M. Martin-Vivaldi, & J. J. Soler. 2000: Lack of consistency in the response of Rufous-tailed Scrub Robins Cerotrichas galactotes towards parasitic Common Cuckoo eggs. Ibis 142 (1): 151-154. (Cuculus canorus).


Soler, M. & J. J. Soler, 1999: Innate versus learned recognition of conspecifics in great spotted cuckoos Clamator glandariusAnimal Cognition 2: 97-102.


Soler, M. & J. J. Soler, 1999: The cuckoo chick tricks their reed warbler foster parents, but what about other host species? Trends in Ecology and Evolution 14: 296-297. (Cuculus canorus, Acrocephala scirpaceus).


Soler, J. J. &M. Soler. 2000: Brood-parasite interactions between great spotted cuckoo and magpies: a model system for studying coevolutionary relationships. Oecologia 125: 309-320. (Clamator glandarius, Pica pica).


Soler, M., J. J. Palomino, J. G. Martinez & J. J. Soler.1994_ Activity, survival, independence and migration of fledgling great spotted cuckoo. Condor 96: 802-805. (Clamator glandarius).


Soler, M., J. J. Soler & J. G. Martínez. 1995: Chick recognation and acceptance: a weakness in magpie exploided by the parasitic great spotted cuckoo. Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol. 37: 243-248. (Clamator glandarius, Pica pica).


Soler, M., J. J. Soler, J. G. Martínez & J. Moreno. 1999: Begging behaviour and its energetic cost in great spotted cuckoo and magpie host chicks. Can. J. Zool. 77: 1794-1800. (Clamator glandarius, Pica pica).


Soler, M., J. J. Soler & A. P. Møller, 2000: Effect of great spotted cuckoo presence on magpie rejection behaviour. Behaviour 137: 213_220. (Clamator glandarius, Pica pica).


Soler, M., J. J. Soler & T. Perez-Contreras, 1999: The cost of host egg damage caused by a brood parasite: experiments on great spotted cuckoos ( Clamator glandarius) and magpies (Pica pica). Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 46: 381-386.


Soler, J. J., M. Soler, T. Perez-Contreras, S. Aragon & A. P. Møller, 1999: Antagonistic antiparasite defenses: nest defense and egg rejection in the magpie host of the great spotted cuckoo. Behavioral Ecology 10:  707-713. (Clamator glandarius, Pica pica).


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Soler, J. J., G. Sorci, M. Soler & A. P. Møller, 1999: Change in host rejection behavior mediated by the predatory behavior of its brood parasite.  Behavioral Ecology 10: 275-280.


Sørensen, S. & J.-K. Jensen. 2006: Sjældne fugle på Færøerne i 2003 og 2004. Dansk Ornithol. Forenings Tidskrift 100 (1): 29-34.(Cuculus canorus).


Southerland, T. & M. Southerland. 1999: Trip reports: Tiger Tops Jungle Lodge (Royal Chitwan N. P., Nepal), March 6-9, 1999. Unpublished report. (Cuculus variusCentropus sinensis).


Southerland, T. & M. Southerland. 2000: Royal Chitwan N. P. and Tiger Tops (Nepal), March 6-10, 2000. Unpublished report. (Rhopodytes tristisCentropus sinensis).


Southwood, T. R. E., V. K. Brown, P. M. Reader & E. E. Green. 1986: The use of different stages of a secondary succession by birds. Bird Study 33(3): 159-163. (Cuculus canorus).


Spangenberg, E. P. 1965: [Birds of Iman river basin]. Proc. Zool. Mus. Moscow Univ. 9: 151-151. (Cuculus micropterus, in Russian).


Sparrow, R. 1905: Supplementary notes on the nesting-habits and eggs of certain South African birds described in Stark and Sclater’s ‘South African Fauna’ (Birds, vols. i., ii., & iii.). Journal of the South African Ornithological Union 1(1): 9-18. (Tauraco porphyreolophaChrysococcyx caprius).


Späth, V. & B. Gerken. 1985: Vogelwelt und Waldstruktur: Die Vogelgemeinschaften badischer Rheinauenwälder und ihre Beeinflussung durch die Forstwirtschaft. Ornithol. Jh. Bad.-Württ. 1: 7-56. (Cuculus canorus).


Spencer, K. G. 1980: Large gathering of cuckoos. British Birds 73(9): 413. (Cuculus canorus).


Stannard, J. 1966: Bird songs of Amanzi. Percy Fitzpatrick Institute of African Ornithology, Cape Town. (Centropus superciliosus).


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Stead, D. E. 1979: Liwonde National Park: part III – the birds. Nyala 5(1): 12-27. (Corythaixoides concolorTauraco porphyreolophaOxylophus levaillantiCuculus solitariusCuculus clamosusCuculus canorus,Chrysococcyx klaasCeuthmochares aereusCentropus grilliiCentropus superciliosus).


Stein, G. H. W. 1936: V. Beiträge zur Biologie papuanischer VögelJ. Ornithol.84: 21-57. (Cacomantis variolosus, C. castaneiventris, C. pyrrhophanus, Rhamphomantis megarhynchus, Chalcites meyeri, C. ruficollis, Centropus menbeki, pp. 49-50).


Stejneger, 1885: Cuculus peninsulae, sp. n. Ornithol. Expl. Comm. Is. & Kamtschatka. in: Bull. U. S. Nat. Mus. No. 29: 227. (Cuculus saturatus found on Kommandeur Islands).


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Stephan, B. 2004: Vergleichende Osteologie der Kuckucke Cuculidae. Teil 1: Einleitung, Methoden, Schädel (Cranium) bis Becken (Pelvis). Beiträge zur Gefiederkunde & Morphologie der Vögel 10: 52-86.


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Stevenson, T. 1980: The birds of Lake Baringo. Sealpoint Publicity, Nairobi, Kenya. (Chrysococcyx caprius).


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Steyn, P. 1970: Journey for birds. Bokmakierie. 22: 86-92. (Centropus senegalensis).


Stipcevic, M. 1992: From the ornithological notebook: Great Spotted Cuckoo. Acrocephalus 13: 189. (Clamator glandarius seen 30 April 1991 at Miocici, Dalmatien, Croatien).


Stjernstedt, R. 1993: Birdsong in Zambia. (3 tape cassettes). The author, Powys, UK. (Centropus superciliosus, C. cupreicaudus, C. grillii, C. senegalensis).


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Stokke, B. G., M. Honza, A. Moksnes, E. Røskaft & G. Rudolfsen, 2002: Costs associated with recognition and rejection of parasitic eggs in two European passerines. Behaviour, 139:629-644.


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Stoney, C. V. 1913: Skylark as foster-parent of Cuckoo. Brit. Birds 6: 342. (Cuculus canorus host: Alauda arvensis).


Storr, G. M. 1966: Birds of the Northern Islands of the Houtman Abrolhos. Emu 65: 209-221. (Chalcites basalis, p. 220).


St. Quinton, W. H. 1886: Two Cuckoos fed by one pair of wagtailsZoologist 3rd Ser. 10: 415-416. (Cuculus canorus).


Stotz, D. F. & R. O. Jr. Bierregaard.1989: The birds of the fazendas Porto Alegre, Esteio and Dimona north of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil. Revista Brasileira de Biologia 49: 861-872. (Dromococcyx pavoninus, Coccyzus euleri, Piaya melanogaster).


Stotz, D. F., Lanyon, S. M., Schulenberg, T. S., Willard, D. E., Peterson, A. T. & Fitzpatrick, J. W. 1997: An avifaunal survey of two tropical forest localities on the middle Rio Jiparaná, Rondônia, Brazil. Pp. 763-781 in J. V. Remsen Jr. ed. Studies in Neotropical ornithology honoring Ted Parker. The American Ornithologists’ Union, Washington, DC, USA. (Coccyzus cinereus, americanus, euleri & melacoryphus, Piaya cayana, melanogaster & minuta, Crotophaga major & ani, Tapera naevia, Dromococcyx phasianellus, Neomorphus geoffroyi).


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Swinhoe, R. 1865: Cuculus tamsuicus, sp. n. Ibis 1865: 108. (= C. poliocephalus).


Swinhoe, R. 1865: Cuculus monosyllabicus, sp. n. Ibis 1865: 545. (= C. saturatus horsfieldi).


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Swynnerton, C.F.M. 1911: On some nests and eggs from Mount Chirinda, southern Rhodesia. Journ. South Africa Orn. Union 7: 15. (Chysococcyx caprius).


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Tarrant, T. 1993: Saudi Arabia 1992/3. Unpublished report. (Cuculus canorus).


Tarrant, T. and M. Tarrant 1997: Birding Trip to Malaysia. Unpublished report. (Surniculus lugubris).


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Tidemann, S. C. 1983. The behavoural ecology of three co-existing fairy-wrens (Maluridae – Malurus). PhD thesis. Australian National University: Canberra. (Chalcites basalis).


Todd, W. E. C. & M. A. Carriker, Jr. 1922: The birds of the Santa Marta region of Colombia: a study in altitudinal distribution. Annals of the Carnegie Museum 14: 1-611. (Piaya minuta).


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Trainor, C. R. 2002: The birds of Adonara, Lesser Sundas, Indonesia. Forktail 18: 93-100. Eudynamys scolopacea, Centropus bengalensis, p. 98).


Trainor, C. 2002: An expedition to Damar Island, south-west Maluku, Indonesia. Bull. Oriental Bird Club  36: 18-23. (Chalcites minutillus rufomerus, p. 22).


Trainor, C. R. 2003: The birds of Lembata (Lomblen), Lesser Sundas. Kukila 12: 39-53. (Eudynamys scolopacea, Cacomantis variolosus, Chalcites rufomerus, Centropus bengalensis).


Trainor, C. R. 2003: Recent bird observations from Kisar Island, Lesser Sundas. Kukila 12: 54-58. (Cacomantis variolosus, Chrysococcyx rufomerus, Centropus bengalensis).


Trainor, C. R. 2005a: Birds of Tapuafu peninsula, Roti island, Lesser Sundas, Indonesia. Forktail 21: 121-131. (Cuculus saturatus, Cacomantis variolosus, Eudynamys cyanocephala, Centropus bengalensis, Chalcites lucidus).


Trainor, C. R. 2005b: Species richness, habitat use and conservation of birds of Alor Island, Lesser Sundas, Indonesia. Emu 105: 127-135. (Chalcites russatus, Cacomantis sepulcralis, Eudynamys cyanocephala, Centropus bengalensis).


Trainor, C. R. 2007: Birds of Damar Island, Banda Sea, Indonesia. Bull. Brit. Orn. Club 127 (4): 300-321. (Chrysococcyx minutillus, Cacomantis variolosis, Eudynamys cyanocephala).


Trainor, C. R., Imanuddin, F. Aldy, P. Verbelen & J. S. Walker. 2009: The birds of Wetar, Banda Sea: one of Indonesia’s forgotten islands. BirdingAsia 12: 78-93.(Cuculus lepidus, Chrysococcyx russatus, C. lucidus, Eudynamys cyanocephalus, Scythrops novaehollandiae, Centropys bengalis).


Trainor, C. R., F. Santana, P. Pinto, A. F. Xavier, R. Safford, & R. Grimmett. 2008: Birds, birding and conservation in Timor-Leste. BirdingAsia 9: 16-45. (Centropus phasianinus, Cuculus saturatus, C. lepidus, C. pallidus, Cacomantis variolosus, Chalcites russatus, C. lucidus, C. basalis, Eudynamys cyanocephala, Scythrops novaehollandiae, Centropus bengalensis).


Trainor, C. R. & T. Soares. 2004: Birds of Atauro Island, Timor-Leste (East Timor). Forktail 20: 41-48. (Cuculus saturatus, Eudynamys cyanocephala, Scythrops novaehollandiae, Centropus bengalensis).


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Traylor, M. A., Jr. 1958: Birds of northeastern Peru. Fieldiana Zoology 35: 87-141. (Piaya minuta, Crotophaga ani).


Turbott, E. G. (ed.) 1967: Buller’s Birds of New Zealand. East-West Center Press, Honolulu. Pp. I-xviii, 1- 261.  (Urodynamis taitensis, pp.74-76, Chalcites lucidus, pp 77-81).


Tyler, S. & S. Ormerod, 1994: The Dipper. T. & A. D. Poyser, London. Pp. 225. (Cinclus cinclus host for Cuculus canarus, p. 181-182).


Tyler, S. J., R. D. Randall, & C. A. Brewster. 2008: New bird records for Botswana and additional information on some rarities. Bull. African Bird Club 15 (1): 36-52. (Pachycoccyx audeberti, Chrysococcyx cupreus).


Van Tyne, J. 1935: The birds of northern Petén, Guatemala. Misc. Publ. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan 27: 1-46. (Dromococcyx phasianellus).


Tytler, R. C. 1868: Notes on the birds observed during a march from Simla to Mussoorie. Ibis 4 (2): 190-203. (Oxylophus jacobinus).


Unterrhein, H.-J. 1977: Über Brut und Aufzucht von Rothaubenturakos Gefiederte Welt 101: 144-145. (Tauraco erythrolophus breeding in captivity).


Urban, E. K. 1959: Birds from Coahuila, Mexico. Univ. Kansas Publ. Mus. Nat. Hist. 11: 443-516. (Crotophaga sulcirostris).


Urfi, A. J. 2003: The birds of Okhla barrage bird sanctuary, Delhi, India. Forktail 19: 39-50. (Cuculus sparverioides, C. varius, Eudynamys scolopacea, Centropus sinensis).


Valencia, J., De la Cruz C, J. Carranza, & E. Solis. 2005:No brood parasitism by the Great Spotted Cuckoo on the Azure-winged Magpie. Bird Study 52: 204-209 [Unidad de Biologia y Etologia, Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad de Extramadura, 10071 Caceres, Spain. e-mail:]. (Clamator glandarius, Cyanopica cyana).


van Balen, B. C. Prentice, 1997: Birds of the Negara River Basin, south Kalimantan, Indonesia. Kukila 9: 81-107. (Cuculus micropterus, Chalcites xanthorhynchos, C. minutillus, Rhopodytes sumatranus, Rhamphococcyx curvirostris, pp. 91-92).


van den Akker, M. 2003: Birds of Niaouli forest, southern Benin. Bull. African Bird Club 10 (1): 16-22. (Oxylophus levaillantii, Pachycoccyx audeberti, Cuculus clamosus, C. gularis, Chrysococcyx cupreus, C. klaas, C. caprius, Ceuthmochares grillii, Centropus senegalensis).


van den Berg, A. B. & C. A. W. Bosman 1984: Range extensions and rare records of birds in Ecuador. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club 104: 152-154. (Piaya minuta).


van den Berg, M. 2009: Birding around the summit of Mt. Hagen in Papua New Guinea. Muruk 9 (2): 91- 96. ( Cacomantis flabelliformis).


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van Someren, V. G. L. 1932: Birds of Kenya and Uganda, being addenda and corrigenda to my previous paper in “Novitates Zoologicae” XXIX, 1922. Novitates Zoologicae 37: 252-380. (Corythaeola cristata,Tauraco porphyreolophaTauraco johnstoniMusophaga persaMusophaga schuettiMusophaga fischeriTauraco hartlaubiClamator glandariusOxylophus jacobinusOxylophus levaillantiPachycoccyx audebertiCuculus clamosusCuculus canorusCuculus poliocephalusChrysococcyx cupreusChrysococcyx klaasCeuthmochares aereusCentropus grilliiCentropus monachusCentropus senegalensis,Centropus superciliosus).


Van Tyne, J. 1935: The birds of northern Petén, Guatemala. Misc. Publ. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan 27: 1-46. Uaxactun, Petén, Guatemala, male collected 10 May 1931, 98g.(Dromococcyx phasianellus).


Vasconcelos, M. F. de & T. A. de Melo Húnior 2001: An ornithological survey of Serra do Caraca, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Cotinga 15 (1) 2001: 21-31. (Piaya cayana, Crotophaga ani, Guira guira, Tapera naevia, p. 29).


de Vasconcelos, M. F., S. d’Angelo Neto, G. M. Kirwan, M. R. Bornschein, M. G. Diniz, & J. F. da Silva. 2006. Important ornithological records from Minas Gerais state, Brazil. Bull. B.O.C. 126: 212-238. (Coccyzus euleri).


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Vellinga. W.-P., J. N. M. Flanagan, & T. R. Mark. 2004: New and interesting records of birds from Ayabaca province, Piura, north-west Peru. Bull. Brit. Orn. Club 124 (2): 124-142. ( Piaya cayana, Tapera naevia, Crotophaga sulcirostris).


Verheyen, R. 1953: Oiseaux. Exploration du Parc National de l’Upemba. 19. Institut des Parcs Nationaux du congo Belge, Bruxelles. (Pachycoccyx audeberti, Chrysococcyx caprius, C. klaas Centropus senegalensis, C. monachus).


Verma, A. & N. Verma. 1999: A report on visit to Kudremukh National Park. Unpublished report. (Centropus sinensis).


Verner, C. R. 1930: Early laying of Cuckoo in Chaffinch’s nest. Brit. Birds 24: 77. (Cuculus canorus host: Fringilla coelebs).


Vernon, C.J., M.Herremans, L. G. Underhill & A. Berruti. 1997: Cuculidae: cuckoos and coucals. In The atlas of southern African birds. Vol. 1. non-passerines. (eds. Harrison, J.A., Allan, D.G., Underhill, L.G., Herremans, M., Tree, A.J., Parker, V. & Brown, C.J.). pp. 544-573. BirdLife South Africa, Johannesburg. (Chrysococcyx caprius, Centropus cupreicaudus, C. grillii, C. senegalensis).


Vernon, R., M.- Thévenot, P. Bergier, & E. Rousseau. 2005: Argan woodland: an important bird habitat in Marocco. Bull. African Bird Club 12 (2): 134-146. (Clamator glandarius, pp. 137, 140).


Veromann, H. G. 1961: [Arrival of Kestrel, White Stork, Cuckoo and Roller in Estonia in 1936-1940 and 1948-1956]. Ekologiya I migratsiya ptits Pribaltiki: Trudy 4 Pribaltijskoi ornitologKonferentsii. Riga. Pp. 215-220.. (Cuculus canorus, in Russian).


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Vernon, R., ;. Thevenot, P. Bergier, & E. Rousseau. 2005: Argan woodland: an important bird habitat  in Morocco. Bull. African Bird Club 12 (2): 134-146. (Glamator glandarius).


Veron, G. & B. J. Winney. 2000: Phylogenetic relationships within the turacos (Musophagidae). Ibis 142 (3): 446-456. (Cytochrome b used to investigate within family and relations to others. Analysis shows three clades and that they are close to cuckoos, parrots and Hoatzin, and not to gamebirds. Tauraco hartlaubi found to be close to T. persa superspecies).


Vervest, R. 1991. Observations. Western Australian Bird Notes 57:2 (Cuculus pallidus).


Victoria, J. K. 1972: Clutch characteristics and egg discriminative ability of the African Village Weaverbird Ploceus cucullatusIbis 114: 367-376. (Chrysococcyx caprius).


Vieillot, L. J. P. 1817: Cuculus collaris. Nouv. Dict. d’Hist. Nat. 8: 229. (Clamator coromandus).


Vieillot, L. J. P. 1819: Corydonix giganteus. Nouv. Dict. d’Hist. Nat. 34: 295.


Vogel, C. J., P. R. Sweet, Le Manh Hung, & M. M. Hurley, 2003: Ornithological records from Ha Giang province, north-east Vietnam, during March-June 2000. Forktail 19: 21-30. (Cuculus poliocephalus.Chrysococcyx maculatus, Centropus sinensis).


Vogel, W., M. Taborsky, B. Taborsky, Y. Teuschl & M Honza, 2002: Cuckoo females preferentially use specific habitats when searching for host nests. Animal Behaviour 64: 843-850. (Cuculus canorus).


Vogt, C. A. 2007: Range extensions and noteworthy records for mainland Ecuador. Bull. Brit. Orn. Club 127 (3): 228-233. (Coccyzus melacoryphus).


Vigors, N. A. 1830-31: Cuculus himalayanus. Proc. Zool. Soc. London. P. 172 (Cuculus poliocephalus).


Voipio, P. 1953: Käen polymorfismista ja iänmukaisesta värinmuuntelusta. Luonnen Tutk. Vanamo 57: 152-156. (Cuculus canorus).


Voipo, P. 1995: [The red Cuckoo female, and how she is brought about] Linnut 30 (5): 33-34. (Cuculus canorus, hepatic, in Finnish, English summary).


von Berlepsch, H. & H. von Ihering 1885: Die Vögel der Umgegend von Taquara do Mundo Novo, Provinz Rio Grande do Sul. Zeitschr. Gesamte Orn. 2: 97-184. Arroio Grande, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, unsexed collected 29 Sep 1883 by Bischoff. Identified from illustration. Ca. 2945S, 5046W. (Crotophaga ani, Guira guira, Dromococcyx phasianellus, piaya cayana, p. 161).


von Berlepsch, H. 1908: On the birds of Cayenne. Novitates Zoologicae 15: 103-164, 261-324. (Piaya minuta).


von Berlepsch, H. & E. Hartert 1902: On the birds of the Orinoco region. Novit. Zool. 9: 1-134. (Piaya minuta, P. melanogaster).


von Berg, Freiherr, 1896: Ornithologische Beobachtungen aus Elsass-Lothringen 1885-1892. Ornis 8: 253-332. (Cuculus canorus, France).


von Berg, Freiherr, 1897-98: Ornithologische Beobachtungen aus Elsass-Lothringen für 1893 bis 1897. Ornis 9: 329-411. (Cuculus canorus, France).


von Berg, Freiherr, 1899: Ornithologische Beobachtungen von Elsass-Lothringen für 1898. Ornis 10: 159-174. (Cuculus canorus, France).


von Boetticher, H. 1945: Die Formengruppe Turacus livinstonii Gray. Senckenbergiana Frankfurt 22: 17-20.


von Ihering, H. & R. von Ihering. 1907: As aves do Brazil. Catálogos da fauna brazileira, vol. 1. São Paulo, Brazil: Museu Paulista / Typographia do Diário Official. (Piaya minuta, P. melanogasterDromococcyx phasianellus).


von Robel, D. & D. G. W. Königstedt. 1996: Das Vorkommen des Goldkuckucks Chrysococcyx caprius au²erhalb Afrikas. Ornithol. Jahresb. Mus. Heineanum 14: 79-83.


Voss, W. A. 1977. Aves silvestres livres observadas no Parque Zoologico em Sapucaia do Sul, RS, Brasil e outros ensaios. Pesquisas, Zool., 30: 1-29. (Coccyzus cinereus).


Vyas, S. 1970: Birds of Mussoorie. Newsletter for Birdwatchers 10 (1): 4-6. (Cuculus sparverioides, C. micropterus, C. saturatus).


Wakefield, N.A. 1958.The yellow-tufted honeyeater with a description of a new sub-species. Emu 58: 163-194. (Cuculus pallidus).


Walker, B. 2002: Observations from the Tumbes Reserved Zone, dpto. Tumbes, with notes on some new taxa for Peru and a checklist of the area. Cotinga 18: 37-43. (Coccyzus lansbergi, Piaya cayana, Crotophaga sulcirostris, Tapera naevia).


Walker, B. & J. Fjeldså. 2001: Field Guide to the Birds of Machu Picchu. PROFONANPE and Machu Picchu Program, Lima. Pp. 216. ( Piaya cayana, Coccyzus melacoryphus, Crotophaga ani, pp. 46-47, Peru).


Walker, F. J. 1981: Notes on the birds of Dhofar, Oman. Sandgrouse 2: 56-85. (Oxylophus jacobinus, Chrysococcyx caprius, Cuculus canorus, pp. 71-72).


Walker, J. S. 2007: Dietary specialization and fruit availability among frugivorous birds on Sulawesi. Ibis 149: 345-356. (Eudynamys scolopaceaCacomantis sepulcralis).


Wallace, A. R. 1864: A list of birds inhabiting the island of Timor, Flores, and Lombock, with description of the new species. Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1863: 480-497. (Chalcites russatus).


Walters, M. 1980: The complete birds of the world. David & Charles, London. (Musophagidae pp 80-81; Cuculidae pp 81-85).


Wheatley, N. 1994: Where to watch birds in South America. London, U.K.: Christopher Helm. 431 pp. ((Piaya minuta, P. melanogaster).


Webb, H. P. 1992: Field observations of the birds of Santa Isabel, Solomon Islands. Emu 92 (1): 52-57. ( Cacomantis variolosus).


Welbergen, J., J. Komdeur, R. Kats & M. Berg, 2001: Egg discrimination in the Australian reed warbler (Acrocephalus australis): rejection response toward model and conspecific eggs depending on timing and mode of artificial parasitism. Behavioral Ecology 12: 8-15.

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Wells D. R. 1990: Malayan bird report: 1982 and 1983. Malayan Nature J. 43: 116-147. (Cuculus vagans, Centropus sinensis, p. 131, Cacomantis merulinus, Phaenicophaeus tristis, p. 140 ).


Wells, D. R. 1990: Malayan bird report: 1984 and 1985. Malayan Nature J. 43: 148-171. (Cuculus vagans, Chalcites xanthorhynchus, Rhopodytes tristis, Rhinortha chlorophaea, Zanclostomus javanicus, Rhamphococcyx curvirostris, p. 154, Clamator coromandus, Cuculus sparverioides, C. micropterus, Chalcites xanthorhynchus, Eudynamys scolopacea, Rhamphococcyx curvirostris, p. 163 ).


Wells, D. R. 1990: Malayan bird report: 1986 and 1987. Malayan Nature J. 43: 172-210. (Cuculus micropterus, Cacomantis merulinus, Chalcites xanthorhynchus, C. basalis, C. minutillus, Surniculus lugubris, Eudynamys scolopacea,  Rhopodytes sumatranus, pp. 181, 198).


Wells, D. R. 2007: The Birds of the Thai-Malay Peninsula. Vol. 2, Passerines. Christopher Helm, London. (Clamator coromandus, Cuculus sparveriodes, C. vagans, C. fugax, C. micropterus, C. saturatus, Penthoceryx sonneratii, Cacomantis merulinus, C. sepulcralis, Surniculus lugubris, Chalcites minutillus, C. russatus, C. basalis, C. maculates. C xanthorhynchus, Eudynamys scolopacea, Rhopodytes diardi, R. sumatranus, Phaenicophaeus tristis, Rhinortha chlorophaeus, Zanclostomus javanicus, Rhamphococcyx curvirostris, Centropus rectunguis, C. membeki, C. bengalensis).


Wernham, C., M. Toms, J. Marchant, J. Clark, G. Siriwardena & S. Baillie. 2002: The Migration Atlas: Movements of the Birds of Britain and Ireland. T & A D Poyser, London. (Cuculus canorus).


Westermann, K. & F. Saumer. 1970: Die Vögel des Landschaftsschutzgebietes „Taubergiessen“ und einiger angrenzender Gebiete. Mitt. bad. Landesver. Naturkunde u. Naturschutz, N. F. 10: 375-415. (Cuculus canorus).


White, D. J. B. 1967: House Martins attacking young Cuckoo. Brit. Birds 60: 523. (Cuculus canorus attacked by Delichon urbica).


White, G. (1951): Selborne. Et sogns natur og fugleliv. – H. Hagerup. København. (Cuculus canorus).


White, W. W. 1925: Early breeding of Cuckoo in Devonshire. Brit. Birds 18: 57-58. (Cuculus canorus).


Whitehouse, S. 1985: Birding in the Gambia. 2nd – 23rd Jan 1985. Report, systematic list & site guide. Unpublished report. (Crinifer piscatorMusophaga violaceaChrysococcyx capriusCentropus senegalensis).


Whittaker, A. & D. C. Oren. 1999: Important ornithological records from the Rio Juruá, western Amazonia, including twelve additions to the Brazilian avifauna. Bull. Brit. Ornith. Club 119 (4): 235-260. (Coccyzus erythropthalmus, p. 241).


Wijesinghe, D. Priyantha, 1997: Bird study in Sri Lanka; an historical perspective-Oriental Bird Club Bull. 26: 26-31. (Centropus chlororhynchus).


Wildash, P. 1968: Birds of South Vietnam. Charles E. Tuttle Co., Rutland. Pp, 234.  (Cuculidae pp. 113-119).


Wiley, A. J. & Harding, A. K. 1948: Foster-parents of the Red-chested Cuckoo. Nature in East Africa 1948: 2. (Cuculus solitarius).


Wilks, B. J. & H. E. Laughlin 1961: Roadrunner preys on a bat. J. Mammal. 42: 98. (Geococcyx californianus).


Willard, D. E., N. S. Foster, G. F. Barrowclough, R. W. Dickerman, P. F. Cannell, S. L. Coats, J. Cracraft & J. P. O’Neill. 1991. The birds of Cerro de la Neblina, Territorio Federal Amazonas, Venezuela. Fieldiana Zool., New Ser. 65: 1-80. (Piaya cayana, P. melanogaster, p. 16).


Willett, G. 1912. Birds of the Pacific slope of southern California. Pacific Coast Avifauna 7: 1-122. (Geococcyx californianus).


Williams, J. 1999: Barred Long-tailed Cuckoo at Lake Chivero? Honeyguide 45: 23. (Probable Ceroccoccyx montanus in Nov. 1998).


Willis, E. O. 2003. Birds of a eucalyptus woodlot in interior São Paulo. Braz. J. Biol. 63: 141-158. (Dromococcyx pavoninus, Coccyzus euleri).


Willis, E. O. & Y. Oniki. 1985: Bird specimens new for the state of São Paulo, Brazil. Revista Brasileira de Biologia 45: 105-108. (Coccyzus cinereus, C. americanus).


Willis, E. O. & Y. Oniki. 1990: Levantamento preliminar das aves de inverno em dez áreas do sudoeste de Mato Grosso, Brasil. Ararajuba 1: 19-38. (Dromococcyx pavoninus).


Willis, E. O. & Oniki, Y. 1991: Avifaunal transects across the open zones of northern Minas Gerais, Brazil. Ararajuba 2: 41-58. Januária, Minas Gerais, Brazil, at 1543S, 4422W, observed, taped or mist-netted between 10 and 12 Sep 1978. (Dromococcyx phasianellus).


Willis, E. O. & Y. Oniki. 2002: Birds of a central São Paulo woodlot: 1. Censuses 1982-2000. Braz. J. Biol. 62: 197-210. (Dromococcyx pavoninusCrotophaga ani, C. major, Coccyzus americanus).


Wilson, J. K.  2000: Additional observations on precopulatory behavior of Yellow-billed Cuckoos.  Southwestern Naturalist 45: 535-536. (Coccyzus americanus).


Winfree, R., 1999: Cuckoos, cowbirds and the persistence of brood parasitism. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 14: 338-343.


Winker, K., Oehlenschlager, R. J., Ramos, M. A., Zink, R. M., Rappole, J. H. & Warner, D. W. 1992. Bird distribution and abundance records for the Sierra de los Tuxtlas, Veracruz, México. Wilson Bull. 104: 699-718. “Pheasant Cuckoo (Dromococcyx phasianellus). NR [= first record for Sierra de Los Tuxtlas]. Two males were collected near Cerro Balzapote in dense, wet, brushy areas: one (skull unossified, heavy molt) on 29 Oct. 1973, and another (skull 50% oss., wing molt) on 11 Oct. 1974. Bruce A. Fall and MAR observed a displaying male near Playa Escondida in Mar. Several males were heard and seen displaying at 500-800 m on Volcán Santa Martha in Mar. 1985, and one was heard singing on 13 Mar. 1986 near E1 Bastonal in oak-sweet gum forest.”


Winterbottom, J.M. 1951: Common birds of the bush. (Chrysococcyx caprius).


Wood, A. J. 1998: Livingstone’s Lourie in the south-east lowveld. Honeyguide 44: 89. (In Lundi section of Nuaneki Ranch, Tauraco livingstonei in Nov. 1997 way out of range).


Wood, D. S., R. L. Zusi, & M. A. Jenkinson. 1982: World Inventory of Avian Skeletal Specimens, 1982. American Ornithologists’ Union & Oklahoma Biological Survey, Norman, Oklahoma. Pp. 224. (Musophagidae, p. 48, Cuculidae, p. 48-51).


Woo-Shin Lee, Tae-Hoe Koo, & J-Young Park.2000: A Field Guide to the Birds of Korea. L. G. Evergreen Foundation, Seoul. Pp.330. (Cuculidae pp.180-183).


Wragg, P. 2000: Trip report: Royal Natal 2000. Unpublished report. (Oxylophus jacobinusCuculus solitariusCuculus clamosusChrysococcyx klaasChrysococcyx caprius).


Wragg, P. 2000: Trip report: Pilanesberg, Borakalolo and Nylsvley. 3 – 12 October 2000. Unpublished report. (Cuculus solitariusCuculus gularisCentropus superciliosus).


Wragg, P. 2000: Trip report: Monk’s Cowl. Unpublished report. (Cuculus solitariusChrysococcyx klaas).

Wragg, P. in litt. 2001: Unpublished records. (Cuculus solitariusCuculus clamosusCuculus gularisChrysococcyx cupreusChrysococcyx klaasChrysococcyx caprius).


Wright, M. D. 1949: A bird count in Dehra Dun. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 48: 570-572. (Oxylophys jacobinus, Cuculus micropterus, C. canorus, Surniculus lugubris, Eudynamys scolopacea, Taccocua leshenaultii, Centropus sinensis).


Wright, M. D. 1955: Notes on the birds of a selected area of Dehra Dun, June 1946 to December 1950. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 54: 627-662. (Oxylophus jacobinus, Cuculus varius, C. micropterus, C. canorus, Cacomantis merulinus, Surniculus lugubris, Eudynamys scolopacea, Taccocua leshenaultii, Centropus sinensis).


Yamashina, Y. 1932: On the specimens of Korean birds collected by Mr. Hyojiro Orii. Tori 7 (33-34): 24 (Cuculus micropterus).


Yeatman, L. 1976: Atlas des Oiseaux nicheurs de France. Société ornithologique de France, Paris. Pp. 281. (Cuculus canorus, France).


Yeatman-Berthelot,  D. & G. Jarry. 1994: Nouvel Atlas des Oiseaux nicheurs de France 1985-1989. Société ornithologique de France, Paris. Pp. 776. (Cuculus canorus, France).


Yom-Tov, Y. & E. Geffen. 2005: Host specialization and latitude among cuckoos. J. Avian Biol. 36: 465-470. (Cuculidae).


Yosef, R.2002: Second breeding record of Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius in Eilat. Sandgrouse 24 (2): 142-144.


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Comments to references from the book:

Working Bibliography of Cuckoos and Turacos of the World

3509 Verhandelingen over de natuurlijke geschiedenis der Nederlandsche overzeesche bezittingen. Zoology. [the chapter] Aantekeningen over de natuurlijke gesteldheid van een gedeelte der westkust en binnenlanden van Sumatra, met bijvoeging van eenige waarnemingen en beschrijvingen van verscheidene, op dit, en andere Sunda-eilanden voorkomende dieren. [Annals of the natural history of the Dutch overseas possessions. Zoology. Notes on the natural state of a part of the west coast and interior of Sumatra, to which is added some observations and descriptions of various, on this, and other Sunda Islands occurring animals.] 1835 (actually published in 1836), volume 2:315-355 [342, plate VIII, figure (=plate) 5] (in litt. Jan B. Kaiser).

3510 The abbreviation of the magazine stands for: Verhandelingen over de Natuurlijke Geschiedenis der Nederlandsche overzeesche bezittingen [Annals of the Natural History of the Dutch overseas possessions]. The title of the article is: Bijdrage tot de kennis van Nieuw Guinea (Contribution tot de knowledge of New Guinea), pp. 1-80 [22] (in litt. Jan B. Kaiser).

3512 Bijdrage tot de kennis van Timor en eenige andere naburige eilanden [Contribution to the knowledge of Timor and some other neighbouring islands]. 1845: 129-320 (in litt. Jan B. Kaiser).

4345 Salvadori. The title of the article in the Memorie delle Reale Academia delle Szience di Torino is: Aggiunte alla Ornitologia della Papuasia e delle Molucche. Parte prima. Accipitres – Psittace – Picariae (in litt. Jan B. Kaiser).

4393 Cuculi. Muséum d’Histoire naturelle des Pays-Bas. Revue méthodique et critique des collections déposées dans cet établissement. Livraison 1, no. (monographie) 25, 1864, 1-85 [35] (in litt. Jan B. Kaiser).

4394 Observations zoologiques II. Nederlandsch Tijdschrift voor de Dierkunde (Artis, Amsterdam), 3 (9): 249-258 [251] (in litt. Jan B. Kaiser).

4395 On a new species of cuckoo from Madagascar. Notes of the Leyden Museum 1: 99-100 (in litt. Jan B. Kaiser).

5003 The name radiceus is considered a lapsus for radiatus (Collar, N.J. & Long, A.) 1996. Taxonomy and names of Carpococcyx cuckoos from the greater Sundas – Forktail 11: 135-150 (your 1065) (in litt. Jan B. Kaiser).

5327 Bijdrage tot de kennis der vogels van den Kangean-Archipel [Contribution to the knowledge of the birds of the Kangean Archipelago]. Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch Indië. Batavia. [Nature Magazine of Dutch (East) Indies. Batavia (which is now Jakarta). 52:181-208 [188 & 190] (in litt. Jan B. Kaiser).