Dark-billed Cuckoo (Coccyzus melacoryphus) - HBW 4, p. 597
French: Coulicou de Vieillot
German: Kleiner Mangrovekuckuck
Spanish: Cuclillo Canela
Other common names: Azara's Cuckoo
Taxonomy: Coccyzus melacoryphus Vieillot, 1817, Paraguay.
Distribution: W Colombia, Ecuador and NW Peru; lowlands E of the Andes, fromNE Colombia and Venezuela, Guianas and Brazil S to Uruguay and C Argentina, with one record N Chile; also Trinidad and Galapagos Is.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
A bird sunbathing, before flying away. Locality Weg naar Zee, Paramaribo, Paramaribo District, Suriname (Monotypic species)
Pieter de Groot Boersma 5 June 2011 2 years ago 14 sec 4
An adult moving to a position to take a sunbath. Locality Weg naar Zee, Paramaribo, Paramaribo District, Suriname (Monotypic species)
Pieter de Groot Boersma 5 June 2011 2 years ago 39 sec 3.8
One bird perched Locality Candói, Paraná State, Brazil
Leonardo R. Deconto 7 December 2010 2 years ago 7 sec 3.3
Adult moving in tree. Locality Quito Botanical Garden, Quito, Pichincha Province, Ecuador
Randy Vickers 27 March 2012 1 year ago 21 sec 2.8
A bird on a branch, seen form below Locality Santa Cruz, Galapagos Islands (Monotypic species)
Mick and Joy Braker 3 October 2004 6 years ago 23 sec 2.5
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Individual adult undetermined.
Locality Macapá, Amapá State, Brazil
Bruno Salaroli 1 July 2012 1 year ago 4.5
A bird perching on the branch
Locality Tena, Napo Province, Ecuador
Tadeusz Stawarczyk 4 September 2010 1 year ago 4.3
A bird on hand.
Locality Madre de Dios mouth, Pando Department, Bolivia (Monotypic species)
Joe Tobias 13 May 2005 1 year ago 4
Perched on a branch
Locality Aconquija (Las Estancias), Catamarca Province, Argentina
Miguel Andina 8 February 2013 42 weeks ago 3.8
Bird taking sun.
Locality General Sampaio, Ceará State, Brazil (Monotypic species)
Ciro Albano 12 February 2008 4 years ago 3.8
Dark Billed Cuckoo.
Locality Charles Darwin Research Station, Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz, Galapagos Islands
Stephen Ervin 4 years ago 3.6