Black-hooded coucal

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Black-hooded coucal
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Cuculiformes
Family: Cuculidae
Genus: Centropus
Species: C. steerii
Binomial name
Centropus steerii
Bourns & Worcester, 1894

The black-hooded coucal (Centropus steerii) is a species of cuckoo in the family Cuculidae. It is endemic to the Philippines.

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


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Centropus steerii". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 

External links

  • BirdLife Species Factsheet.

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