Centropus


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Related to Centropus: Centropus sinensis
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Noun1.Centropus - a genus of Cuculidae
bird genus - a genus of birds
Cuculidae, family Cuculidae - includes cuckoo; ani; roadrunner
coucal - Old World ground-living cuckoo having a long dagger-like hind claw
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###Cuculidae###Greater Coucal Centropus sinensis###YRR###LC###78###1.047965###0.089245###TO
House sparrow Passer domesticus was the most abundant species in the study area, whereas the species with less than 4 individuals during the study period were common iora Aegithina tiphia, greater coucal Centropus sinensis, plain flowerpecker Dicaeum concolor and purple-throated sunbird Nectarinia sperata.
- - - - - Torgos tracheliotus - - - - - Uraeginthus bengalus - - 1 - - Urocolius macrourus - - - - - Vanellus senegallus - - - - - Vidua orientalis unidentified species 1 Total 22 47 81 27 177 Acridivorous Bubalornis albirostris 457 703 214 149 94 Bubulcus ibis - - - - 1 Bucorvus abyssinicus - - - - - Centropus senegalensis - - - - - Chelictinia riocourii - - - - - Ciconia ciconia 1 - - - - Circus aeruginosus 6 11 29 11 19 Circus pygargus 11 24 37 19 18 Cisticola juncidis 35 26 52 40 77 Cisticola sp.
Rare or endangered birds include the Ceylon wood pigeon Columba torringtonii), the green-billed coucal (Centropus chlororhynchus), the whiteheaded starling (Sturnus senex), the Ceylon blue magpie (Cissa ornata), and the laughing thrush (Garrulax cinereifrons), all of which are endemic.
Polymorphic micro satellite loci in pheasants coucal (Centropus phasianinus).