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
2021-03-03 23:31Lamin (Town)1
2021-03-02 06:30Nsuta Forest2
2021-02-15 06:24Atewa Range--upland forest & ridge1
2021-02-17 06:22Shai Hills Resource Reserve1
2021-03-07 06:50Wli Waterfall Trail1
2021-02-21 08:17Forêt du Zoo de Brazzaville
2021-02-23 08:00Semuliki NP1
2021-02-26 08:59Gisakura Tea Factory & Forest1
2021-02-20 11:26Ndali Lodge1
2021-02-14 09:35Top of the World Trail1
2021-02-25 06:07Rangiro Road1
2021-02-12 04:00Mgahinga NP1
2021-02-19 07:15Queen Elizabeth II NP--Lake Bunyampaka1
2021-02-22 11:26Kibale NP--Makerere U. Biol. Field Station (Kanyawara) (restricted access)1
2021-02-14 10:10Bwindi-Impenetrable NP--Ruhija2
2021-02-21 07:00Kibale Forest NP1
2021-03-06 09:20Kibale Guest Cottages1
2021-03-08 09:40Bigodi Swamp1
2021-03-06 09:26Bigodi Community Walk2
2021-02-24 08:06Kibale Forest Camp2
2021-02-25 09:00Budongo Forest Reserve--Royal Mile1
2021-02-08 08:30Mabamba Swamp--Main channel1
2021-03-03 07:40Uganda Wildlife Education Centre1
2021-02-27 07:43Lutembe Beach and Wetlands1
2021-03-06 07:35Naya Hill1
2021-03-05 07:47Thimlich Ohinga UNESCO World Heritage Site1
2021-02-22 06:29Angama Lodge (Ol Kurruk)2
2021-02-28 08:10Ngorongoro Conservation Area--Ngorongoro Crater1
2021-02-28 11:50Ndeiya Crags
2021-02-20 07:07Mega area1
2021-02-24 07:56Nairobi River @ National Museums of Kenya (incl. Boulevard Hotel)1
2021-02-21 07:06Nairobi NP
2021-02-25 13:00Tarangire NP--Tarangire Safari Lodge1
2021-03-07 07:30Magongo Hills1
2021-03-06 09:18Mbomipa WMA1
2021-02-24 06:30Ngare Sero Mountain Lodge2
2021-03-03 16:20Sagala Lodge/Ndara Ranch1
2021-02-11 09:40Houtrivier Dam1
2021-02-11 10:20Ramisi Sugar Dam1
2021-02-20 04:57Kruger NP--Bridge over Luvuvhu River1
2021-02-08 11:10Kruger NP--Pafuri Picnic Site1
2021-02-21 05:11Kruger NP--Bateleur Bushveld Camp1
2021-02-09 05:22Mala-Mala Game Reserve1
2021-02-25 09:24Kruger NP--Skukuza Camp
2021-02-11 13:46Hlane Royal NP--Ndlovu Camp1
2021-02-13 14:54Karkloof--Conservancy2
2021-02-28 11:42Albert Falls NR2
2021-02-12 00:00Pietermaritzburg--General area1
2021-02-07 05:34Manyoni GR (please be more specific)2
2021-02-06 13:01Mkhuze GR (please be more specific)
2021-02-21 06:20Sibaya Coastal Forest Reserve1
2021-02-20 14:45Umhlanga Lagoon NR1
2021-03-02iSimangaliso WP--general area (please be more specific)
2021-02-14 16:00Dunes de Dovela1