Genus Clamator

Chestnut-winged cuckoo - The Chestnut-winged Cuckoo Clamator coromandus, is a breeding resident in the Himalayas and north-east India. It winters in Sri Lanka and southern India. It is 47 cm.

Great Spotted Cuckoo - It is a widespread summer migrant to southeast and southwest Europe and western Asia, and winters in Africa. It is a brood parasite, which lays its eggs in the nests of corvids , and starlings.

Jacobin Cuckoo - The Jacobin Cuckoo, Pied Cuckoo, or Pied Crested Cuckoo, Clamator jacobinus, is a member of the cuckoo order of birds that is found in Africa and Asia. It is partially migratory and in India, it has been considered a harbinger of the Monsoon rains due to the timing of its arrival. It has been associated with a bird in Indian mythology and poetry, known as the Chatak and represented as a bird with a beak on its head that waits for rains to quench its thirst.


Levaillant's Cuckoo - It is a brood parasite, using the nests of bulbuls and babblers.

Order : Cuculiformes
Family : Cuculidae
Genus : Clamator