Buff-breasted Paradise Kingfisher

Buff-breasted Paradise Kingfisher
Species: Buff-breasted Paradise-kingfisher   Tanysiptera sylvia
Subspecies: sylvia
Author: Phil Gregory
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Added to IBC: 10 Jan 2017 - 23:44
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Altitude (m): 
358 meters


Calling a lot this year with one bird quite close to the house, this was recorded from the veranda. Noisy Pitta in background, also still very vocal this year

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All of the 943 species known to occur are covered, including the extraordinarily high total of 456 endemics, as well as 5 introduced species, 2 species yet to be formally described and a separate appendix with 75 vagrants. Subspecies are listed also to give a comprehensive overview of the remarkable regional avifauna.


Phil Gregory, IBC1323219. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1323219.

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Phil Gregory, IBC1323219. Sound recording of Buff-breasted Paradise-kingfisher Tanysiptera sylvia at Cassowary House, Australia. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1323219.

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