Black-billed Cuckoo (Coccyzus erythropthalmus) - HBW 4, p. 595
French: Coulicou à bec noir
Spanish: Cuclillo Piquinegro
Taxonomy: Cuculus erythropthalma Wilson, 1811, near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Emendation of scientific name to “erythrophthalmus” is unjustified. Monotypic.
Distribution: SC & SE Canada to SC & SE USA. Winters in NW & WC South America.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
Bird perched in tree with leaves
Locality South Padre Island, Cameron County, Texas, USA (United States) (Monotypic species)
RLewis0727 20 April 2010 1 week ago ADDED LAST MONTH 4.3
Locality Saint-Adalbert, Quebec, Canada
Guy Poisson 1 July 2012 1 year ago 4.2
Single bird on a tree
Locality Villahermosa, Tabasco State, Mexico (Southern)
rchavezdm 14 May 2012 1 year ago 4.2
Bird photographed at east end of Magee Marsh Boardwalk during spring migration ("Biggest Week in American Birding")
Locality Magee Marsh Wildlife Area, Ohio, USA (United States)
Tom Moxley 9 May 2012 1 year ago 3.7
Carrying nesting material
Locality New Jersey, USA (United States)
Erik Breden 1 June 1978 3 years ago 3.4
Individual high in a tree.
Locality Point Pelee National Park, Leamington, Ontario, Canada
Miriam Bauman 15 May 2010 2 years ago 2.8