Cuckoo-shrikes (Campephagidae)

Blackish Cuckoo-shrike (Coracina coerulescens) - HBW 10, p. 87

French: Échenilleur noir German: Glanzraupenfänger Spanish: Oruguero Negruzco
Other common names: Philippine/Black Cuckoo-shrike

Taxonomy: Ceblepyris coerulescens Blyth, 1842, Luzon, Philippines.
Cebu race (altera) extinct. Two extant subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • coerulescens (Blyth, 1842) - N Philippines (Luzon, Catanduanes).
  • deschauenseei duPont, 1972 - Marinduque, in NC Philippines.