Taxon profile


Madagascar Kingfisher
Alcedo vintsioides Eydoux & Gervais, 1836

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Coraciiformes »  family Alcedinidae - river kingfishers »  genus Alcedo - kingfisher

Scientific synonyms

Alcedo cristata vintsioides Eydoux & Gervais, 1836
Corythornis vintsioides (Eydoux & Gervais, 1836)

IUCN category:Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Alcedo vintsioides johannae (Meinertzhagen, 1924)
subspecies Alcedo vintsioides vintsioides Eydoux & Gervais, 1836

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [1076]

Bird Life [] [as Alcedo vintsioides Eydoux & Gervais, 1836]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [] [as Corythornis vintsioides (Eydoux & Gervais, 1836)]
Data retrieved on: 11 April 2013
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [22683093]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Alcedo vintsioides Eydoux & Gervais, 1836]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Alcedo vintsioides Eydoux et Gervais, 1836]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Corythornis vintsioides]
Data retrieved on: 9 April 2013

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