Centropus phasianinus mui Mason, McKean & Dudzinski, 1984

Timor pheasant coucal



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Centropus mui Mason, McKean & Dudzinski, 1984


Conservation Status

Last record: 1974

Rediscovered in 2000's



Timor, Indonesia


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Mason, I. J., McKean, J. L. and Dudzinski, M. L. (1984). Geographical variation in the Pheasant Coucal Centropus phasianinus (Latham) and a description of a new subspecies from Timor. Emu 84: 1-15.


Other references:

Trainor, C. R., Santana, F., Pinto, P., Xavier, A. F., Safford, R. and Grimmett, R. (2008). Birds, birding and conservation in Timor-Leste. BirdingASIA 9: 16-45. [Abstract]


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