Shining Bronze-Cuckoo

name = Shining Bronze-Cuckoo

status = LC | status_system = IUCN3.1
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Chordata
classis = Aves
ordo = Cuculiformes
familia = Cuculidae
genus = "Chrysococcyx"
species = "C. lucidus"
binomial = "Chrysococcyx lucidus"
binomial_authority = (Gmelin, 1788)
synonyms =

The Shining Bronze-Cuckoo ("Chrysococcyx lucidus") is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family, found in Australia, Indonesia, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu. It was previously also known as "Chalcites lucidus".


* BirdLife International 2004. [ Chrysococcyx lucidus] . [ 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. ] Downloaded on 24 July 2007.

External links

* [ ABID Images]
* [ On the HBW Internet Bird Collection]

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