Taxon profile


Pelargopsis Gloger, 1841

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Coraciiformes »  family Alcedinidae - river kingfishers »  subfamily Halcyoninae

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

species Pelargopsis amauroptera (Pearson, 1841) - Brown-winged Kingfisher
species Pelargopsis capensis (Linnaeus, 1766) - Stork-billed Kingfisher

Pelargopsis capensis - Stork-billed Kingfisher

species Pelargopsis melanorhyncha (Temminck, 1826) - Black-billed Kingfisher

Links and literature

EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [] [as Pelargopsis Gloger, 1841]
Data retrieved on: 11 April 2013

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