Rufous coucal

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Rufous coucal
Rufous-coucal.jpg
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Aves
Order:Cuculiformes
Family:Cuculidae
Genus:Centropus
Species:C. unirufus
Binomial name
Centropus unirufus
(Cabanis & Heine, 1863)
 
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Rufous coucal
Rufous-coucal.jpg
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Aves
Order:Cuculiformes
Family:Cuculidae
Genus:Centropus
Species:C. unirufus
Binomial name
Centropus unirufus
(Cabanis & Heine, 1863)

The rufous coucal (Centropus unirufus) is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family. It is endemic to the Philippines.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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