Family Kingfishers (Alcedinidae) | the Internet Bird Collection

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Common name Scientific name Videos Photos Sounds Status
African Dwarf-kingfisher Ispidina lecontei 3 6
LC
African Pygmy-kingfisher Ispidina picta 30 37
LC
Madagascar Pygmy-kingfisher Corythornis madagascariensis 2 18 1
LC
White-bellied Kingfisher Corythornis leucogaster 2 11
LC
Malachite Kingfisher Corythornis cristatus 31 83
LC
Sao Tome Kingfisher Corythornis thomensis 5
LC
Principe Kingfisher Corythornis nais 2
LC
Madagascar Kingfisher Corythornis vintsioides 7 21
LC
Sangihe Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx sangirensis
CR
Sulawesi Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx fallax 35 16
NT
North Philippine Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx melanurus
VU
South Philippine Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx mindanensis 1
VU
Oriental Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx erithaca 16 51 2
LC
Dimorphic Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx margarethae 1 1 1
LC
Moluccan Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx lepidus 5
LC
Sula Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx wallacii 1 1 1
NT
Buru Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx cajeli 1
NT
New Guinea Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx solitarius 5 1
LC
Manus Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx dispar
NT
New Ireland Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx mulcatus
LC
New Britain Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx sacerdotis 1 3
LC
North Solomons Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx meeki
LC
New Georgia Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx collectoris
LC
Guadalcanal Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx nigromaxilla
LC
San Cristobal Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx gentianus 1
NT
Northern Indigo-banded Kingfisher Ceyx cyanopectus 2 4 1
LC
Southern Indigo-banded Kingfisher Ceyx nigrirostris 12 1
NT
Northern Silvery Kingfisher Ceyx flumenicola 4 2
NT
Southern Silvery Kingfisher Ceyx argentatus 14 5
NT
Little Kingfisher Ceyx pusillus 3 9
LC
Azure Kingfisher Ceyx azureus 25 31 2
LC
Bismarck Kingfisher Ceyx websteri 1
VU
Malay Blue-banded Kingfisher Alcedo peninsulae 1 2
NT
Javan Blue-banded Kingfisher Alcedo euryzona
CR
Blue-eared Kingfisher Alcedo meninting 19 47 1
LC
Blyth's Kingfisher Alcedo hercules 3 3
NT
Shining-blue Kingfisher Alcedo quadribrachys 5 10
LC
Half-collared Kingfisher Alcedo semitorquata 8 13
LC
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 154 368 4
LC
Cerulean Kingfisher Alcedo coerulescens 14 15 4
LC
Crested Kingfisher Megaceryle lugubris 11 29
LC
Giant Kingfisher Megaceryle maxima 18 62
LC
Ringed Kingfisher Megaceryle torquata 48 143 9
LC
Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon 15 61
LC
Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis 57 281 5
LC
Amazon Kingfisher Chloroceryle amazona 44 120 3
LC
American Pygmy-kingfisher Chloroceryle aenea 25 59 2
LC
Green Kingfisher Chloroceryle americana 32 91 1
LC
Green-and-rufous Kingfisher Chloroceryle inda 12 26 1
LC
Banded Kingfisher Lacedo pulchella 12 26 4
LC
Black-faced Kingfisher Lacedo melanops 1 5
LC
Stork-billed Kingfisher Pelargopsis capensis 37 64 2
LC
Black-billed Kingfisher Pelargopsis melanorhyncha 8 18 1
LC
Brown-winged Kingfisher Pelargopsis amauroptera 1 14 1
NT
Ruddy Kingfisher Halcyon coromanda 7 19 2
LC
White-breasted Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis 59 270 18
LC
White-throated Kingfisher Halcyon gularis 9 9 1
LC
Javan Kingfisher Halcyon cyanoventris 9 14
LC
Chocolate-backed Kingfisher Halcyon badia 1 12
LC
Black-capped Kingfisher Halcyon pileata 11 30 1
LC
Grey-headed Kingfisher Halcyon leucocephala 21 68 1
LC
Brown-hooded Kingfisher Halcyon albiventris 8 57 1
LC
Striped Kingfisher Halcyon chelicuti 26 46 1
LC
Blue-breasted Kingfisher Halcyon malimbica 22 47 5
LC
Woodland Kingfisher Halcyon senegalensis 27 67 2
LC
Mangrove Kingfisher Halcyon senegaloides 2 6
LC
White-rumped Kingfisher Caridonax fulgidus 6 6 2
LC
Blue-headed Kingfisher Actenoides monachus 19 21 1
NT
Black-headed Kingfisher Actenoides capucinus 2 1
NT
Scaly-breasted Kingfisher Actenoides princeps 2 11
NT
Plain-backed Kingfisher Actenoides regalis
VU
Bougainville Moustached Kingfisher Actenoides bougainvillei
EN
Guadalcanal Moustached Kingfisher Actenoides excelsus
EN
Spotted Kingfisher Actenoides lindsayi 21 7 8
LC
Blue-capped Kingfisher Actenoides hombroni 12 2 1
VU
Rufous-collared Kingfisher Actenoides concretus 10 13 6
NT
Yellow-billed Kingfisher Syma torotoro 6 13 3
LC
Mountain Kingfisher Syma megarhyncha 4 1
LC
Blue-black Kingfisher Todiramphus nigrocyaneus 1 4 3
DD
Rufous-lored Kingfisher Todiramphus winchelli 17 8 2
VU
Blue-and-white Kingfisher Todiramphus diops 19 19 2
LC
Lazuli Kingfisher Todiramphus lazuli 5
NT
Forest Kingfisher Todiramphus macleayii 15 20 3
LC
New Britain Kingfisher Todiramphus albonotatus 2 4
NT
Ultramarine Kingfisher Todiramphus leucopygius 11 11 1
LC
Vanuatu Kingfisher Todiramphus farquhari 1 1
NT
Sombre Kingfisher Todiramphus funebris 14 11 4
VU
Collared Kingfisher Todiramphus chloris 79 144 24
LC
Talaud Kingfisher Todiramphus enigma 3 1
NT
Palau Kingfisher Todiramphus pelewensis 4 1
NT
Guam Kingfisher Todiramphus cinnamominus 6 5 1
EW
Pohnpei Kingfisher Todiramphus reichenbachii
VU
Beach Kingfisher Todiramphus saurophagus 10 14 3
LC
Sacred Kingfisher Todiramphus sanctus 60 99 9
LC
Flat-billed Kingfisher Todiramphus recurvirostris 8 4 1
LC
Cinnamon-banded Kingfisher Todiramphus australasia 14 19 3
NT
Chattering Kingfisher Todiramphus tutus 10 3 2
LC
Mangaia Kingfisher Todiramphus ruficollaris
VU
Moorea Kingfisher Todiramphus youngi 6 2 2
NT
Tahiti Kingfisher Todiramphus veneratus 3 4
LC
Tuamotu Kingfisher Todiramphus gambieri 12 4 2
CR
Marquesas Kingfisher Todiramphus godeffroyi 3 5 1
CR
Red-backed Kingfisher Todiramphus pyrrhopygius 15 14 1
LC
Sangihe Lilac Kingfisher Cittura sanghirensis 2
NT
Sulawesi Lilac Kingfisher Cittura cyanotis 11 14 2
LC
Common Paradise-kingfisher Tanysiptera galatea 11 22 3
LC
Kofiau Paradise-kingfisher Tanysiptera ellioti 1 2 1
VU
Biak Paradise-kingfisher Tanysiptera riedelii 1 6 2
NT
Numfor Paradise-kingfisher Tanysiptera carolinae 1 10 2
NT
Little Paradise-kingfisher Tanysiptera hydrocharis 1 1
DD
Black-headed Paradise-kingfisher Tanysiptera nigriceps 2 2 1
LC
Buff-breasted Paradise-kingfisher Tanysiptera sylvia 12 9 1
LC
Red-breasted Paradise-kingfisher Tanysiptera nympha
LC
Brown-headed Paradise-kingfisher Tanysiptera danae 7 9 1
LC
Hook-billed Kingfisher Melidora macrorrhina 1 7 3
LC
Laughing Kookaburra Dacelo novaeguineae 35 113 5
LC
Blue-winged Kookaburra Dacelo leachii 17 33 4
LC
Spangled Kookaburra Dacelo tyro
LC
Rufous-bellied Kookaburra Dacelo gaudichaud 6 14 4
LC
Shovel-billed Kingfisher Clytoceyx rex 4 6 2
LC

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