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 42
LC
Madagascar Pygmy-kingfisher Corythornis madagascariensis 3 22 1
LC
White-bellied Kingfisher Corythornis leucogaster 5 11 1
LC
Malachite Kingfisher Corythornis cristatus 32 105
LC
Sao Tome Kingfisher Corythornis thomensis 5
LC
Principe Kingfisher Corythornis nais 9
LC
Madagascar Kingfisher Corythornis vintsioides 7 28
LC
Sangihe Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx sangirensis
CR
Sulawesi Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx fallax 35 19
NT
North Philippine Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx melanurus
VU
South Philippine Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx mindanensis 1 1
VU
Oriental Dwarf-kingfisher Ceyx erithaca 19 59 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 6 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
LC
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 11
LC
Azure Kingfisher Ceyx azureus 25 32 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 21 51 1
LC
Blyth's Kingfisher Alcedo hercules 7 6 1
NT
Shining-blue Kingfisher Alcedo quadribrachys 5 11
LC
Half-collared Kingfisher Alcedo semitorquata 8 16
LC
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 173 424 5
LC
Cerulean Kingfisher Alcedo coerulescens 14 20 4
LC
Crested Kingfisher Megaceryle lugubris 16 34 2
LC
Giant Kingfisher Megaceryle maxima 19 74
LC
Ringed Kingfisher Megaceryle torquata 51 167 9
LC
Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon 17 72
LC
Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis 70 314 5
LC
Amazon Kingfisher Chloroceryle amazona 48 134 3
LC
American Pygmy-kingfisher Chloroceryle aenea 27 66 2
LC
Green Kingfisher Chloroceryle americana 35 105 1
LC
Green-and-rufous Kingfisher Chloroceryle inda 12 27 1
LC
Banded Kingfisher Lacedo pulchella 12 28 4
LC
Black-faced Kingfisher Lacedo melanops 3 7
LC
Stork-billed Kingfisher Pelargopsis capensis 38 72 2
LC
Black-billed Kingfisher Pelargopsis melanorhyncha 8 20 1
LC
Brown-winged Kingfisher Pelargopsis amauroptera 1 15 1
NT
Ruddy Kingfisher Halcyon coromanda 8 20 3
LC
White-breasted Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis 64 300 19
LC
White-throated Kingfisher Halcyon gularis 5 3
LC
Javan Kingfisher Halcyon cyanoventris 10 17
LC
Chocolate-backed Kingfisher Halcyon badia 1 17 4
LC
Black-capped Kingfisher Halcyon pileata 11 33 1
LC
Grey-headed Kingfisher Halcyon leucocephala 21 79 1
LC
Brown-hooded Kingfisher Halcyon albiventris 11 64 1
LC
Striped Kingfisher Halcyon chelicuti 26 55 1
LC
Blue-breasted Kingfisher Halcyon malimbica 24 57 9
LC
Woodland Kingfisher Halcyon senegalensis 31 83 3
LC
Mangrove Kingfisher Halcyon senegaloides 2 7
LC
White-rumped Kingfisher Caridonax fulgidus 7 11 2
LC
Blue-headed Kingfisher Actenoides monachus 19 30 1
NT
Black-headed Kingfisher Actenoides capucinus 5 1
NT
Scaly-breasted Kingfisher Actenoides princeps 2 13
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 13 15 6
NT
Yellow-billed Kingfisher Syma torotoro 7 14 3
LC
Mountain Kingfisher Syma megarhyncha 4 1
LC
Blue-black Kingfisher Todiramphus nigrocyaneus 3 5 3
NT
Rufous-lored Kingfisher Todiramphus winchelli 17 8 2
VU
Blue-and-white Kingfisher Todiramphus diops 19 23 2
LC
Lazuli Kingfisher Todiramphus lazuli 4 5
NT
Forest Kingfisher Todiramphus macleayii 15 25 3
LC
New Britain Kingfisher Todiramphus albonotatus 2 4
NT
Ultramarine Kingfisher Todiramphus leucopygius 11 11 1
LC
Vanuatu Kingfisher Todiramphus farquhari 1 4
NT
Sombre Kingfisher Todiramphus funebris 14 11 4
VU
Collared Kingfisher Todiramphus chloris 81 169 24
LC
Talaud Kingfisher Todiramphus enigma 3 1
NT
Palau Kingfisher Todiramphus pelewensis 4 1
NT
Pohnpei Kingfisher Todiramphus reichenbachii
VU
Beach Kingfisher Todiramphus saurophagus 10 15 3
LC
Sacred Kingfisher Todiramphus sanctus 63 110 10
LC
Flat-billed Kingfisher Todiramphus recurvirostris 8 4 1
LC
Cinnamon-banded Kingfisher Todiramphus australasia 14 19 3
NT
Chattering Kingfisher Todiramphus tutus 16 3 2
LC
Mangaia Kingfisher Todiramphus ruficollaris
VU
Moorea Kingfisher Todiramphus youngi 10 2 2
NT
Tahiti Kingfisher Todiramphus veneratus 4 4
LC
Tuamotu Kingfisher Todiramphus gambieri 12 4 2
CR
Marquesas Kingfisher Todiramphus godeffroyi 6 5 1
CR
Red-backed Kingfisher Todiramphus pyrrhopygius 15 17 1
LC
Sangihe Lilac Kingfisher Cittura sanghirensis 2
NT
Sulawesi Lilac Kingfisher Cittura cyanotis 11 16 2
LC
Common Paradise-kingfisher Tanysiptera galatea 11 24 3
LC
Kofiau Paradise-kingfisher Tanysiptera ellioti 1 2 1
VU
Biak Paradise-kingfisher Tanysiptera riedelii 2 6 4
NT
Numfor Paradise-kingfisher Tanysiptera carolinae 3 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 2 1 2
LC
Brown-headed Paradise-kingfisher Tanysiptera danae 8 9 1
LC
Hook-billed Kingfisher Melidora macrorrhina 1 7 6
LC
Laughing Kookaburra Dacelo novaeguineae 37 136 5
LC
Blue-winged Kookaburra Dacelo leachii 17 35 4
LC
Spangled Kookaburra Dacelo tyro
LC
Rufous-bellied Kookaburra Dacelo gaudichaud 7 19 4
LC
Shovel-billed Kingfisher Clytoceyx rex 4 6 4
LC

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