The Klaas's cuckoo (Chrysococcyx klaas) is a species of cuckoo in the Cuculidae family. It is found in Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

The species was named by French explorer François Le Vaillant after his Khoikhoi servant. Le Vaillant was the only colonial biologist to name a bird species after local people.
Klaas's Cuckoo
Date Location Count
2020-11-10 10:18Mount Aureol2
2020-11-07 15:08Wulki Farm2
2020-11-14 07:52Ebekawopa (Abrafo)--"stingless bee center" forest patch1
2020-11-07 06:42Sangha Lodge2
2020-11-14 08:16Cuckooland Tented Lodge1
2020-11-19 08:04Kibale Forest NP1
2020-11-20 09:47Bigodi Community Walk1
2020-11-13 08:06Zandvlei Bird Sanctuary1
2020-11-14 07:24Platbos Forest1
2020-11-08 08:39Lutembe Bay Ramsar Site1
2020-11-21 08:00Maasai Mara NR--Mara Triangle2
2020-11-16 05:35Pilanesberg NP--Kwa Maritane1
2020-11-15 05:31Pilanesberg NP--Kwa Maritane Game Drive2
2020-11-21 09:26Marakele NP
2020-11-30 06:10Mara Training Centre
2020-11-06 07:00Bitou River Valley1
2020-11-21 07:00Piesang Valley and Estuary1
2020-11-06 13:16Welgevonden Game Reserve1
2020-12-04 05:57Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden1
2020-11-05 16:02Harare--Mukuvisi Woodlands1
2020-11-07 06:15Kwalata Lodge1
2020-12-04 08:50City Park1
2020-11-29 15:11Borana Conservancy--Borana Wildlife Lodge1
2020-11-09 06:45Lewa Wildlife Conservancy--Lewa Safari Camp (Lerai Tented Camp)1
2020-11-05 07:25Lewa Wildlife Conservancy1
2020-11-22 08:15Lukenya Hill (1600-1820m)
2020-11-18 09:00Magongo Hills1
2020-12-01 12:58Shamwari Private Game Reserve
2020-11-06 15:07Outward Bound School and surrounds1
2020-11-25 09:18Royal Natal NP2
2020-11-17 15:11Blyde River Canyon Resort
2020-11-18 15:52Ohrigstad Dam
2020-11-21 07:11Tsavo West NP--Ngulia Lodge
2020-11-21 14:35Tsavo West NP (general)1
2020-11-19 09:25Hazyview--Kruger Park Lodge1
2020-11-21 10:10Nelspruit Nature Reserve1
2020-11-21 07:00Giants Castle GR - Injisuthi
2020-11-18 05:49Kruger NP--Phabeni Gate1
2020-11-16 09:46Kruger NP--Fayi Loop/S141
2020-11-16 11:08Kruger NP--Voortrekker Rd/H2-21
2020-11-25 10:15Sagala Lodge/Ndara Ranch1
2020-11-18 08:08Kruger NP--Skukuza Camp1
2020-11-18 09:11Kruger NP--Skukuza: Sabie River Bridge1
2020-11-16 11:35Kruger NP--Afsaal Picnic Site2
2020-11-17 12:09Kruger NP--Malelane Gate (Crocodile River Bridge)1
2020-11-24 18:53Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary
2020-11-06 04:30Kruger NP--Lower Sabie Rest Camp1
2020-11-28 09:27Tsavo East NP--Sala Gate
2020-11-08 06:56Shongweni RR
2020-11-20 08:13Arabuko-Sokoke Forest
2020-11-13 07:26Pugu Hills Nature Centre2
2020-11-15 15:05Umhlanga Lagoon NR1
2020-11-05 09:09Kibada Salt Marsh1
2020-11-12 09:00Phinda GR
2020-11-08 10:41Muzi Pan1
2020-11-29 08:00Lake Sibaya
2020-12-02 10:50Majlis1
2020-11-30 09:18St Lucia - estuary1
2020-11-23 15:12Dunes de Dovela2