The Cuculidae is a family of birds commonly known as cuckoos. Vietnam is home to a diverse array of bird species, including several species of cuckoos. Some of the species of Cuculidae that can be found in Vietnam include:

  1. Asian Emerald Cuckoo (Chrysococcyx maculatus)
  2. Chestnut-winged Cuckoo (Clamator coromandus)
  3. Violet Cuckoo (Chrysococcyx xanthorhynchus)
  4. Large Hawk-Cuckoo (Hierococcyx sparverioides)
  5. Banded Bay Cuckoo (Cacomantis sonneratii)
  6. Oriental Cuckoo (Cuculus saturatus)
  7. Lesser Cuckoo (Cuculus poliocephalus)
  8. Himalayan Cuckoo (Cuculus saturatus)
  9. Common Cuckoo (Cuculus canorus)

These species play an important role in the ecosystem, serving as both pollinators and as predators of insects. Some of these species, such as the Common Cuckoo, are migratory and can be seen in Vietnam during specific times of the year

List 22 Cuckoos of Vietnam

1Coral-billed Ground-Cuckoo
2Greater Coucal
3Lesser Coucal
4Black-bellied Malkoha
5Green-billed Malkoha
6Chestnut-winged Cuckoo
7Pied Cuckoo
8Asian Koel
9Asian Emerald Cuckoo
10Violet Cuckoo
11Little Bronze-Cuckoo
12Banded Bay Cuckoo
13Plaintive Cuckoo
14Square-tailed Drongo-Cuckoo
15Large Hawk-Cuckoo
16Northern Hawk-Cuckoo
17Hodgson’s Hawk-Cuckoo
18Lesser Cuckoo
19Indian Cuckoo
20Himalayan Cuckoo
21Common Cuckoo
22Oriental Cuckoo

All Vietnam Birds Families

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