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Principe Kingfisher

Corythornis nais (Kaup, 1848)

The Príncipe Kingfisher (Alcedo cristata nais) is a bird in the Alcedinidae family. It is endemic to São Tomé and Príncipe. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Alcedinidae
Genus:
  Corythornis

Scientific:
  Corythornis nais

Citation:
  (Kaup, 1848)

Reference:
  Verh.Nat.Ver.Grossherz.Hessen Heft2 p.72

Protonym:
  Alcedo Nais

Avibase ID:
  0759A4FB9E7A5D63

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/0759A4FB

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 692971

Geographic range:

  • Corythornis nais: Príncipe (Gulf of Guinea)
English:
Principe Kingfisher
Czech:
ledňáček principeský
German:
Principezwergfischer
Danish:
Príncipeisfugl
Spanish:
Martín Pescador de Príncipe
French:
Martin-pêcheur de Principé
Italian:
Martin pescatore di Principe
Japanese:
purinshipekanmurikawasemi
Japanese:
カンムリカワセミ
Dutch:
Príncipe-ijsvogel
Polish:
zimorodek zóltobrzuchy
Slovak:
rybárik ryšavý
Swedish:
Principekungsfiskare
Ukrainian:
Рибалочка принсипійський


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Principé Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Principé Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Príncipe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Príncipe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Príncipe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Príncipe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Martin-pêcheur de Principé ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 2]
Clements 6th edition:
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Corythornis leucogaster nais [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Malachite Kingfisher (Principe) ( Corythornis cristatus nais) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Malachite Kingfisher (Principe) ( Corythornis cristatus nais) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Malachite Kingfisher (Principe) ( Corythornis cristatus nais) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Malachite Kingfisher (Principe) ( Corythornis cristatus nais) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Malachite Kingfisher (Principe) ( Corythornis cristatus nais) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Malachite Kingfisher (Principe) ( Corythornis cristatus nais) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Malachite Kingfisher (Principe) ( Corythornis cristatus nais) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Malachite Kingfisher (Principe) ( Corythornis cristatus nais) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Malachite Kingfisher (Principe) ( Corythornis cristatus nais) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 5]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Principe Kingfisher ( Corythornis nais) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Corythornis cristatus nais [version 3]
James Lee Peters (original):
Alcedo cristata nais [version 6]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Alcedo cristata nais [version 6]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Principe Kingfisher ( Alcedo nais) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Alcedo leucogaster nais [version 4]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Corythornis nais [version 3]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Corythornis [cristatus, thomensis or nais] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Catalan: Blauet de l'illa Príncipe
Czech: ledňáček principeský
Danish: Principéisfugl, Príncipeisfugl
German: Principezwergfischer, Weißbauch-Zwergfischer
English: Malachite Kingfisher (Principe), Principe Island Kingfisher, Principe Island Malachite Kingfish, Principe Island Malachite Kingfisher, Principe Kingfisher, Principé Kingfisher, Príncipe Kingfisher
English (IOC): Malachite Kingfisher (Principe)
Spanish: Martín Pescador de Príncipe
Spanish (Spain): Martín Pescador Malaquita (nais)
Spanish (HBW): Malachite Kingfisher (Principe)
Estonian: príncipe jäälind
French: Martin-pêcheur de Principé, Martin-pêcheur huppé (nais), Martin-pêcheur huppé (Principé)
Icelandic: Húfuþyrill (nais)
Italian: Martin pescatore di Principe
Japanese: kanmurikawasemi, kanmurikawasemi (nais), purinshipekanmurikawasemi
Japanese: カンムリカワセミ, カンムリカワセミ (nais), プリンシペカンムリカワセミ
Scientific: Alcedo cristata nais, Alcedo leucogaster nais, Alcedo nais, Corythornis cristatus nais, Corythornis leucogaster nais, Corythornis nais
Dutch: Malachietijsvogel (nais), Principé-IJsvogel, Príncipe-ijsvogel, Principe's Ijsvogel
Norwegian: tiaraisfugl (nais)
Polish: zimorodek zóltobrzuchy, zimorodek żółtobrzuchy
Slovak: rybárik ryšavý
Serbian: Malahitski vodomar (nais)
Swedish: malakitkungsfiskare (nais), Principekungsfiskare
Turkish: Tepeli Yalıçapkını (nais)
Ukrainian: Рибалочка принсипійський

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