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Blue-capped Kingfisher

Actenoides hombroni Bonaparte, CLJL 1850

Hombron's kingfisher or the blue-capped kingfisher is a species of bird in the family Alcedinidae endemic to the Philippines and found only on Mindanao. It is one of the most colorful kingfishers in the country having a dark blue cap and wings with rufous spots, a striped rufous belly, white chin and red bill. Its natural habitats are on the upper ranges of tropical moist lowland forest and tropical moist montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Alcedinidae
Genus:
   Actenoides
Scientific:
  Actenoides hombroni


Original description

Citation:
  Bonaparte, CLJL 1850

Reference:
   Conspect. Gen. Avium 1 p.157

Protonym:
  Actenoides hombroni

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/43560240


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  171AA6895A92906E

Avibase ID:
  avibase-171AA689

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/171AA689


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 554621


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Geographic range:

  • Actenoides hombroni: Forests of Mindanao (s Philippines)
English:
Blue-capped Kingfisher
Catalan:
Alció de Mindanao
Czech:
ledňáček modrotemenný
Danish:
Blåkronet Skovisfugl
German:
Mindanaoliest
Spanish:
Alción de Mindanao
Spanish (Spain):
Alción de Mindanao
Finnish:
mindanaonkalastaja
French:
Martin-chasseur de Hombron
Croatian:
mindanaoski vodomar
Hungarian:
mindanaói halción
Italian:
Martin pescatore capoblu
Japanese (romaji):
firipin'aohigeshoubin
Japanese:
フィリピンアオヒゲショウビン
Lithuanian:
Mėlynkepuris halcionas
Dutch:
Mindanaobosijsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Mindanaoisfugl
Norwegian:
Mindanaoisfugl
Polish:
krasnogłów modry
Portuguese:
martim-caçador-de-barrete-azul
Russian:
Синешапочный зимородок
Slovak:
rybárikovec modrohlavý
Serbian:
Vodomar sa plavom kapicom
Swedish:
hombronkungsfiskare
Ukrainian:
Альціон синьоголовий
Chinese:
蓝顶翡翠
Chinese (Traditional):
藍頂林翡翠


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Martin-chasseur de Hombron ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Martin-chasseur de Hombron ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Halcyon hombroni) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Halcyon hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Halcyon lindsayi hombroni [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Halcyon lindsayi hombroni [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Blue-capped Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Hombron's Kingfisher ( Actenoides hombroni) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Actenoides hombroni [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Actenoides hombroni [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Alció de Mindanao
Czech: ledňáček modrotemenný
Danish: Blåkronet Skovisfugl
German: Mindanaoliest
English: Blue capped Kingfisher, Blue-capped Kingfisher, Blue-capped Wood Kingfisher, Blue-capped Wood-Kingfisher, Hombron's Kingfisher, Hombron's Wood Kingfisher, Hombron's Wood-Kingfisher
English, HBW: Blue-capped Kingfisher
English (IOC): Hombron's Kingfisher
English (Philippines): Blue-capped Wood Kingfisher
English (United States): Blue-capped Kingfisher
Esperanto: Blukapa arbalciono
Spanish: Alción de Mindanao, Martín Pescador de Capa Azul
Spanish (Spain): Alción de Mindanao
Spanish (HBW): Blue-capped Kingfisher
Estonian: mindanao safiirlind
Finnish: mindanaonkalastaja
French: Martin-chasseur à capuchon bleu, Martin-chasseur de Hombron
Croatian: mindanaoski vodomar
Hungarian: mindanaói halción
Italian: Martin pescatore capoblu
Japanese (romaji): aohigeshoubin, firipin'aohigeshoubin
Japanese: アオヒゲショウビン, フィリピンアオヒゲショウビン
Scientific: Actenoides hombroni, Actenoides hombroni hombroni, Actenoides lindsayi hombroni, Halcyon hombroni, Halcyon lindsayi hombroni
Lithuanian: Mėlynkepuris halcionas
Dutch: Mindanaobosijsvogel, Mindanao-bosijsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Mindanaoisfugl
Norwegian: Mindanaoisfugl
Polish: krasnogłów modry, krasnogłów niebieskogłowy, lowiec niebieskoglowy, łowiec niebieskogłowy
Portuguese: martim-caçador-de-barrete-azul
Portuguese (Portugal): guarda-rios-de-mindanau
Russian: Синешапочная альциона, Синешапочный зимородок
Slovak: rybárikovec modrohlavý
Slovenian: gorski gozdomec
Serbian: Vodomar sa plavom kapicom
Swedish: Blåkronad kungsfiskare, hombronkungsfiskare
Turkish: Mindanao yalıçapkını
Ukrainian: Альціон синьоголовий
Chinese: 蓝顶翡翠
Chinese (Traditional): 藍頂林翡翠

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