Yellow-billed Cuckoo

Yellow-billed Cuckoo

Summary:

Literature Yellow-billed Cuckoo
[order] Cuculiformes |

Yellow-billed Cuckoo determination[order] Cuculiformes | [family] Cuculidae | [latin] Coccyzus americanus | [UK] Yellow-billed Cuckoo | [FR] Coulicou à bec jaune | [DE] Gelbschnabelkuckuck | [ES] Cuclillo Piquigualdo | [IT] Cuculo americano | [NL] Geelsnavelkoekoek


Literature

Title
EXTERNAL DIFFERENCES BETWEEN NEWLY HATCHED CUCKOOS (COCCYZUS AMERICANUS AND C. ERYTHROPTHALMUS)
Author(s): VAL NOLAN, JR.
Abstract: This paper describes characters by which nestling Yellow-billed and Black-billed Cuckoos can be distinguished. It is based on a small collection that I made at Bloomington, Indiana, before I discovered Herrick’s paper. The nests from which I took the..[more]..
Source: Condor(77)3:341
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Title
Yellow-billed Cuckoo’s egg in Mourning Dove’s nest
Author(s): WALTER P. NICKELL
Abstract: On June 10, 1952, I found one egg of the Yellow-billed Cuckoo (Coccyzus americanus) in the nest of a Mourning Dove (Zenaidura rnacrou~a) . The location of this nest was on the Cranbrook Estate in Bloomfield Township, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan…[more]..
Source: Wilson bull. Vol. 66, No. 2
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Title
Phylogeny of the cuckoo genus Coccyzus
(Aves: Cuculidae): a test of monophyly

Author(s): Janice M. Hughes
Abstract: Coccyzus comprises nine species of New World cuckoos (Aves: Cuculidae)
that breed from southern Canada to central South America. The phylogeny of this
genus was reconstructed using 2490 base pairs of the mitochondrial genes cytochrome
oxidase II a..[more]..
Source: Systematics and Biodiversity 4 (4): 483-488
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Title
Distribution and Status of the Yellow-billed Cuckoo
(Coccyzus americanus) in Wyoming

Author(s): Jason Bennett and Doug Keinath
Abstract: The future federal status of the Yellow-billed Cuckoo (Coccyzus americanus) in North
America remains unclear. A petition was filed in 1986 to list the western subspecies (C. a.
occidentalis) under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). The U.S. Fish and..[more]..
Source: Wyoming Natural Diversity Database
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All of Cuculidae

  1. Black-billed Cuckoo
  2. Coccyzus erythrophthalmus
  1. Cuckoo
  2. Cuculus canorus
  1. Yellow-billed Cuckoo
  2. Coccyzus americanus
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