Cuculus americanus Linnaeus, 1758
- GBIF Backbone Taxonomy
- Coccyzus americanus
Cuculus americanus Linnaeus 1758
Cuculus americanus [spec. nov.]
C. cauda cuneiformi, corpore supra cinereo: subtus albo, maxilla inferiore lutea.
Cuculus carolinianus. Catesb. car. 9. t. 9.
Habitat in Carolina.
- Cuculus americanus Linnaeus, 1758
- Common names
- yellow-billed cuckoo in English
- International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature. Direction 43 Addition to the Official List of Specific Names in Zoology (a) of the specific names of the type species of seventy three genera in the class Aves, the names of which were placed on the Official List of Generic Names in Zoology in the period up to the end of 1936 and (B) of twelve specific names which are currently regarded as senior Subjective synonyms of such names.Opinions and declarations rendered by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature 1D(D.7), 171-210 (1956)