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CUC PHUONG NATIONAL PARK

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Area (ha):22,200
Altitude (m):150-656
# Species:276
# Excl Vagrants:276
# Endemics:1
# Near Endemics:2
Species/100 ha:1.2
Habitat: Limestone Forest

BIRD CHECKLIST

The table below lists species recorded at this locale but does not indicate frequency of occurrence there. It does indicate whether each species is globally threatened or endangered according to the IUCN and also whether it is migratory, very rare, or accidental in the country. The list is based on available data and may be incomplete.*

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Ducks: Anatidae

1/Garganey/Spatula querquedula?

 
Pheasants, Grouse, and Allies: Phasianidae

2Bar-backed PartridgeArborophila brunneopectus?
3Scaly-breasted PartridgeArborophila chloropus?
4Tonkin Partridge**Arborophila tonkinensis?
5Gray Peacock-PheasantPolyplectron bicalcaratum?
6Chinese FrancolinFrancolinus pintadeanus?
7Red JunglefowlGallus gallus?
8Silver PheasantLophura nycthemeraFC

 
Grebes: Podicipedidae

9Little GrebeTachybaptus ruficollis?

 
Pigeons and Doves: Columbidae

10Spotted DoveStreptopelia chinensis?
11Barred Cuckoo-DoveMacropygia unchall?
12Asian Emerald DoveChalcophaps indica?
13Thick-billed Green-PigeonTreron curvirostra?
14Yellow-vented Green-PigeonTreron seimundi?
15<Pin-tailed Green-Pigeon>Treron apicauda?
16Wedge-tailed Green-PigeonTreron sphenurusUC
17White-bellied Green-PigeonTreron sieboldiiFC

 
Cuckoos: Cuculidae

18Indian CuckooCuculus micropterus?
19Greater CoucalCentropus sinensisFC
20Lesser CoucalCentropus bengalensisUC
21Green-billed MalkohaPhaenicophaeus tristisFC
22Chestnut-winged CuckooClamator coromandus?
23Asian KoelEudynamys scolopaceus?
24Fork-tailed Drongo-CuckooSurniculus dicruroidesUC
25Large Hawk-CuckooHierococcyx sparverioidesFC
26Hodgson's Hawk-CuckooHierococcyx nisicolor?
27Banded Bay CuckooCacomantis sonneratii?
28Plaintive CuckooCacomantis merulinus?

 
Nightjars and Allies: Caprimulgidae

29Great Eared-NightjarLyncornis macrotisFC

 
Swifts: Apodidae

30Silver-backed NeedletailHirundapus cochinchinensis?
31Brown-backed NeedletailHirundapus giganteus?
32Cook's SwiftApus cooki?
33House SwiftApus nipalensis?
34Asian Palm-SwiftCypsiurus balasiensis?

 
Rails, Gallinules, and Coots: Rallidae

35Eurasian MoorhenGallinula chloropus?
36WatercockGallicrex cinereaFC
37White-breasted WaterhenAmaurornis phoenicurus?

 
Plovers and Lapwings: Charadriidae

38/Northern Lapwing/Vanellus vanellus?
39/Gray-headed Lapwing/Vanellus cinereus?
40Little Ringed PloverCharadrius dubius?

 
Sandpipers and Allies: Scolopacidae

41/Eurasian Woodcock/Scolopax rusticolaR
42/Common Sandpiper/Actitis hypoleucos?
43/Green Sandpiper/Tringa ochropus?
44/Common Greenshank/Tringa nebularia?

 
Buttonquail: Turnicidae

45|Yellow-legged Buttonquail|Turnix tanki?
46Barred ButtonquailTurnix suscitator?

 
Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns: Ardeidae

47Cinnamon BitternIxobrychus cinnamomeus?
48Gray HeronArdea cinerea?
49Great EgretArdea alba?
50Little EgretEgretta garzetta?
51Chinese Pond-HeronArdeola bacchus?
52Striated HeronButorides striata?
53Malayan Night-HeronGorsachius melanolophus?

 
Osprey: Pandionidae

54/Osprey/Pandion haliaetus?

 
Hawks, Eagles, and Kites: Accipitridae

55Black-winged KiteElanus caeruleus?
56Oriental Honey-buzzardPernis ptilorhynchus?
57Black BazaAviceda leuphotes?
58Crested Serpent-EagleSpilornis cheela?
59Mountain Hawk-EagleNisaetus nipalensisUC
60|Black Eagle|Ictinaetus malaiensisUC
61Imperial EagleAquila heliacaVR
62/Gray-faced Buzzard/Butastur indicusFC
63/Eurasian Marsh-Harrier/Circus aeruginosus?
64/Pied Harrier/Circus melanoleucos?
65Crested GoshawkAccipiter trivirgatusUC
66ShikraAccipiter badius?
67|Japanese Sparrowhawk|Accipiter gularis?
68/Black Kite/Milvus migrans?

 
Barn-Owls: Tytonidae

69Oriental Bay-OwlPhodilus badius?

 
Owls: Strigidae

70Mountain Scops-OwlOtus spilocephalusUC
71Collared Scops-OwlOtus lettia?
72Oriental Scops-OwlOtus sunia?
73Spot-bellied Eagle-OwlBubo nipalensis?
74Collared OwletGlaucidium brodiei?
75Asian Barred OwletGlaucidium cuculoidesFC
76Brown BoobookNinox scutulata?

 
Trogons: Trogonidae

77Red-headed TrogonHarpactes erythrocephalusFC

 
Hoopoes: Upupidae

78Eurasian HoopoeUpupa epops?

 
Hornbills: Bucerotidae

79Brown HornbillAnorrhinus austeniFC
80Oriental Pied-HornbillAnthracoceros albirostris?

 
Kingfishers: Alcedinidae

81Common KingfisherAlcedo atthis?
82Black-backed Dwarf-KingfisherCeyx erithaca?
83|Ruddy Kingfisher|Halcyon coromanda?
84White-throated KingfisherHalcyon smyrnensis?
85/Black-capped Kingfisher/Halcyon pileata?

 
Bee-eaters: Meropidae

86Blue-bearded Bee-eaterNyctyornis athertoni?

 
Rollers: Coraciidae

87Oriental DollarbirdEurystomus orientalis?

 
Asian Barbets: Megalaimidae

88Great BarbetPsilopogon virens?
89Red-vented BarbetPsilopogon lagrandieriFC
90Green-eared BarbetPsilopogon faiostrictusC

 
Woodpeckers: Picidae

91White-browed PiculetSasia ochracea?
92Gray-capped WoodpeckerYungipicus canicapillusUC
93Great Spotted WoodpeckerDendrocopos major?
94Bay WoodpeckerBlythipicus pyrrhotisFC
95Rufous WoodpeckerMicropternus brachyurus?
96Common FlamebackDinopium javanenseFC
97Lesser YellownapePicus chlorolophusFC
98Red-collared WoodpeckerPicus rabieriUC
99Gray-headed WoodpeckerPicus canus?
100Greater YellownapeChrysophlegma flavinucha?
101Greater FlamebackChrysocolaptes guttacristatus?

 
Falcons and Caracaras: Falconidae

102Pied FalconetMicrohierax melanoleucosUC
103/Eurasian Kestrel/Falco tinnunculusUC
104Oriental HobbyFalco severus?

 
Parrots: Psittaculidae

105Red-breasted ParakeetPsittacula alexandri?

 
Asian and Grauer's Broadbills: Eurylaimidae

106Black-and-red BroadbillCymbirhynchus macrorhynchos?
107Long-tailed BroadbillPsarisomus dalhousiaeUC
108Silver-breasted BroadbillSerilophus lunatusFC

 
Pittas: Pittidae

109Eared PittaHydrornis phayreiUC
110Rusty-naped PittaHydrornis oatesiR
111Blue-rumped PittaHydrornis sororFC
112Bar-bellied PittaHydrornis elliotiiFC

 
Cuckooshrikes: Campephagidae

113Scarlet MinivetPericrocotus speciosusFC
114Large CuckooshrikeCoracina macei?
115Black-winged CuckooshrikeLalage melaschistosUC

 
Vireos, Shrike-Babblers, and Erpornis: Vireonidae

116White-bellied ErpornisErpornis zantholeucaFC

 
Old World Orioles: Oriolidae

117Maroon OrioleOriolus trailliiUC

 
Vangas, Helmetshrikes and Allies: Vangidae

118Large WoodshrikeTephrodornis virgatusUC
119Common WoodshrikeTephrodornis pondicerianusUC
120Bar-winged Flycatcher-shrikeHemipus picatusUC

 
Ioras: Aegithinidae

121Common IoraAegithina tiphiaUC
122Great IoraAegithina lafresnayeiFC

 
Fantails: Rhipiduridae

123White-throated FantailRhipidura albicollisFC

 
Drongos: Dicruridae

124Black DrongoDicrurus macrocercus?
125Ashy DrongoDicrurus leucophaeus?
126Crow-billed DrongoDicrurus annectens?
127Bronzed DrongoDicrurus aeneus?
128Lesser Racket-tailed DrongoDicrurus remifer?
129Greater Racket-tailed DrongoDicrurus paradiseusFC

 
Monarch Flycatchers: Monarchidae

130Black-naped MonarchHypothymis azurea?
131Blyth's Paradise-FlycatcherTerpsiphone affinis?

 
Shrikes: Laniidae

132|Tiger Shrike|Lanius tigrinus?
133/Brown Shrike/Lanius cristatus?
134Burmese ShrikeLanius collurioides?
135|Long-tailed Shrike|Lanius schachUC
136/Gray-backed Shrike/Lanius tephronotusUC

 
Crows, Jays, and Magpies: Corvidae

137Red-billed Blue-MagpieUrocissa erythroryncha?
138White-winged MagpieUrocissa whiteheadiUC
139Common Green-MagpieCissa chinensis?
140Indochinese Green-MagpieCissa hypoleucaFC
141Racket-tailed TreepieCrypsirina temia?
142Ratchet-tailed TreepieTemnurus temnurusFC
143Japanese Crow**Corvus japonensis?

 
Fairy Flycatchers: Stenostiridae

144Gray-headed Canary-FlycatcherCulicicapa ceylonensisUC

 
Tits, Chickadees, and Titmice: Paridae

145Cinereous TitParus cinereus?
146Sultan TitMelanochlora sultaneaFC

 
Cisticolas and Allies: Cisticolidae

147Common TailorbirdOrthotomus sutoriusFC
148Dark-necked TailorbirdOrthotomus atrogularis?
149Rufescent PriniaPrinia rufescensFC
150Yellow-bellied PriniaPrinia flaviventris?
151Plain PriniaPrinia inornata?

 
Reed Warblers and Allies: Acrocephalidae

152/Thick-billed Warbler/Arundinax aedon?
153/Blunt-winged Warbler/Acrocephalus concinens?

 
Grassbirds and Allies: Locustellidae

154/Pallas's Grasshopper-Warbler/Locustella certhiola?
155/Lanceolated Warbler/Locustella lanceolata?
156Brown Bush WarblerLocustella luteoventris?
157/Chinese Bush Warbler/Locustella tacsanowskiaUC
158Russet Bush WarblerLocustella mandelliUC

 
Swallows: Hirundinidae

159/Barn Swallow/Hirundo rustica?
160/Red-rumped Swallow/Cecropis daurica?

 
Bulbuls: Pycnonotidae

161Black-crested BulbulPycnonotus flaviventrisFC
162Red-whiskered BulbulPycnonotus jocosusA
163/Light-vented Bulbul/Pycnonotus sinensis?
164Sooty-headed BulbulPycnonotus aurigaster?
165Stripe-throated BulbulPycnonotus finlaysoniFC
166Puff-throated BulbulAlophoixus pallidusC
167Gray-eyed BulbulIole propinquaFC
168Black BulbulHypsipetes leucocephalusFC

 
Leaf Warblers: Phylloscopidae

169/Yellow-browed Warbler/Phylloscopus inornatusFC
170/Yellow-streaked Warbler/Phylloscopus armandii?
171/Dusky Warbler/Phylloscopus fuscatus?
172|Eastern Crowned Warbler|Phylloscopus coronatus?
173/Gray-crowned Warbler/Phylloscopus tephrocephalusUC
174/Greenish Warbler/Phylloscopus trochiloides?
175/Arctic Warbler/Phylloscopus borealis?
176Limestone Leaf WarblerPhylloscopus calciatilis?
177|Sulphur-breasted Warbler|Phylloscopus rickettiUC

 
Bush Warblers and Allies: Scotocercidae

178Pale-footed Bush WarblerUrosphena pallidipes?
179/Asian Stubtail/Urosphena squameicepsUC
180Yellow-bellied WarblerAbroscopus superciliarisUC
181/Aberrant Bush Warbler/Horornis flavolivaceus?

 
Long-tailed Tits: Aegithalidae

182Black-throated TitAegithalos concinnus?

 
Sylviid Warblers, Parrotbills, and Allies: Sylviidae

183Yellow-eyed BabblerChrysomma sinense?

 
White-eyes, Yuhinas, and Allies: Zosteropidae

184/Swinhoe's White-eye/Zosterops simplex?

 
Tree-Babblers, Scimitar-Babblers, and Allies: Timaliidae

185Chestnut-capped BabblerTimalia pileata?
186Pin-striped Tit-BabblerMixornis gularisC
187Rufous-capped BabblerCyanoderma ruficeps?
188Rufous-fronted BabblerCyanoderma rufifrons?
189Streak-breasted Scimitar-BabblerPomatorhinus ruficollis?
190White-browed Scimitar-BabblerPomatorhinus schisticeps?
191Large Scimitar-BabblerMegapomatorhinus hypoleucosUC
192Gray-throated BabblerStachyris nigricepsFC
193Spot-necked BabblerStachyris strialata?

 
Fulvetta and Ground Babblers: Pellorneidae

194Scaly-crowned BabblerMalacopteron cinereum?
195Rufous-throated FulvettaSchoeniparus rufogularisFC
196Puff-throated BabblerPellorneum ruficepsUC
197Buff-breasted BabblerPellorneum tickelliUC
198Eyebrowed Wren-BabblerNapothera epilepidotaFC
199Short-tailed Scimitar-BabblerNapothera danjoui?
200Limestone Wren-BabblerTurdinus crispifronsUC
201Streaked Wren-BabblerTurdinus brevicaudatusUC

 
Laughingthrushes and Allies: Leiothrichidae

202Morrison's FulvettaAlcippe morrisoniaFC
203Mountain FulvettaAlcippe peracensis?
204Black-browed FulvettaAlcippe groteiC
205Masked LaughingthrushGarrulax perspicillatus?
206White-crested LaughingthrushGarrulax leucolophus?
207Lesser Necklaced LaughingthrushGarrulax monilegerUC
208Black-throated LaughingthrushIanthocincla chinensisFC

 
Nuthatches: Sittidae

209Velvet-fronted NuthatchSitta frontalis?

 
Starlings: Sturnidae

210Golden-crested MynaAmpeliceps coronatus?
211Common Hill MynaGracula religiosa?
212Black-collared StarlingGracupica nigricollis?
213White-shouldered StarlingSturnia sinensis?
214Chestnut-tailed StarlingSturnia malabarica?
215Great MynaAcridotheres grandis?
216Crested MynaAcridotheres cristatellus?

 
Thrushes and Allies: Turdidae

217/Siberian Thrush/Geokichla sibirica?
218Orange-headed ThrushGeokichla citrina?
219/White's Thrush/Zoothera aureaFC
220Scaly ThrushZoothera dauma?
221/Eurasian Blackbird/Turdus merulaFC
222/Japanese Thrush/Turdus cardisFC
223/Gray-backed Thrush/Turdus hortulorum?
224/Black-breasted Thrush/Turdus dissimilisUC
225Purple CochoaCochoa purpureaUC

 
Old World Flycatchers: Muscicapidae

226/Dark-sided Flycatcher/Muscicapa sibirica?
227/Asian Brown Flycatcher/Muscicapa dauurica?
228Oriental Magpie-RobinCopsychus saularisUC
229White-rumped ShamaCopsychus malabaricusFC
230White-tailed FlycatcherCyornis concretusFC
231Hainan Blue FlycatcherCyornis hainanus?
232Pale Blue FlycatcherCyornis unicolor?
233Blue-throated FlycatcherCyornis rubeculoides?
234/Fujian Niltava/Niltava davidiUC
235|Blue-and-white Flycatcher|Cyanoptila cyanomelana?
236Verditer FlycatcherEumyias thalassinus?
237Lesser ShortwingBrachypteryx leucophrisUC
238/Rufous-tailed Robin/Larvivora sibilansFC
239/Siberian Blue Robin/Larvivora cyane?
240Blue Whistling-ThrushMyophonus caeruleusUC
241White-crowned ForktailEnicurus leschenaultiFC
242Slaty-backed ForktailEnicurus schistaceus?
243/Siberian Rubythroat/Calliope calliope?
244White-tailed RobinMyiomela leucurum?
245/Red-flanked Bluetail/Tarsiger cyanurusFC
246|Yellow-rumped Flycatcher|Ficedula zanthopygia?
247/Narcissus Flycatcher/Ficedula narcissina?
248/Mugimaki Flycatcher/Ficedula mugimaki?
249Snowy-browed FlycatcherFicedula hyperythraUC
250Red-breasted FlycatcherFicedula parva?
251/White-throated Rock-Thrush/Monticola gularis?
252Blue Rock-ThrushMonticola solitarius?
253Stejneger's Stonechat**Saxicola stejnegeri?
254Gray BushchatSaxicola ferreus?

 
Flowerpeckers: Dicaeidae

255Plain FlowerpeckerDicaeum minullum?
256Scarlet-backed FlowerpeckerDicaeum cruentatumUC

 
Sunbirds and Spiderhunters: Nectariniidae

257Olive-backed SunbirdCinnyris jugularis?
258Crimson SunbirdAethopyga siparajaUC
259Fork-tailed SunbirdAethopyga christinaeUC
260Little SpiderhunterArachnothera longirostraUC
261Streaked SpiderhunterArachnothera magnaUC

 
Fairy-bluebirds: Irenidae

262Asian Fairy-bluebirdIrena puella?

 
Leafbirds: Chloropseidae

263Blue-winged LeafbirdChloropsis cochinchinensis?
264Orange-bellied LeafbirdChloropsis hardwickii?

 
Waxbills and Allies: Estrildidae

265White-rumped MuniaLonchura striata?
266Scaly-breasted MuniaLonchura punctulata?

 
Old World Sparrows: Passeridae

267Eurasian Tree SparrowPasser montanusUC

 
Wagtails and Pipits: Motacillidae

268/Forest Wagtail/Dendronanthus indicus?
269/Gray Wagtail/Motacilla cinerea?
270/White Wagtail/Motacilla albaFC
271/Richard's Pipit/Anthus richardi?
272Paddyfield PipitAnthus rufulus?
273/Olive-backed Pipit/Anthus hodgsoniFC

 
Finches, Euphonias, and Allies: Fringillidae

274/Common Rosefinch/Carpodacus erythrinus?

 
Old World Buntings: Emberizidae

275/Tristram's Bunting/Emberiza tristramiUC
276/Chestnut Bunting/Emberiza rutila?

 * Nomenclature and taxonomic affinities are based on Clements 6th Edition published 2007 with updates through September 2014 maintained by the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, which relies largely on the AOU and SACC nomenclature committees. IUCN status may reflect splits not currently recognized by Clements.
** Species not accepted by Clements, AOU, or SACC that we recognize based on the IOC, field observations along with geographical separation, consensus opinions of field guide authors, and other sources. These species are potential splits in future Clements updates.

OTHER LOCALES

PRESENCE CODES

//Boreal Visitor
\\Austral Visitor
||Transient
##Non-breeding Dispersal
<>Erratic/Irregular
()Breeding Season Only
{}Casual/Vagrant
[]Accidental

OCCURRENCE CODES

AAbundant/Very Common
CCommon
FCFairly/Locally Common
UCUncommon/Scarce
RRare/Very Scarce
VRVery Rare
XAccidental/Vagrant
?Uncertain