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Black-backed Kingfisher

Ceyx erithaca (Linnaeus, 1758)

The Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher also known as the Black-backed Kingfisher or Three-toed Kingfisher (Ceyx erithaca) is a species of bird in the Alcedinidae family. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Alcedinidae
Genus:
  Ceyx

Scientific:
  Ceyx erithaca

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.115

Protonym:
  Alcedo erithaca

Avibase ID:
  3EB51211AECE9379

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/3EB51211

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 692714

Geographic range:

  • Ceyx erithaca erithaca: resident in southwestern India and Sri Lanka; breeds from Bhutan and northeastern India to southeastern China, Indochina, and the northern Thai-Malay Peninsula (south to the Isthmus of Kra), this population partially migratory, wintering to the southern Thai-Malay Peninsula and Sumatra
  • Ceyx erithaca macrocarus: southern Andaman Islands and Nicobar Islands
  • Ceyx erithaca motleyi: Borneo and adjacent northern offshore islands
  • Ceyx erithaca capta: Nias I. (off nw Sumatra)
  • Ceyx erithaca jungei: Batu I. and Simeulue I. (off nw Sumatra)
English:
Black-backed Kingfisher
Catalan:
Blauet pigmeu de dors vermell
Czech:
ledňáček džunglový
Danish:
Orientalsk Dværgisfugl
German:
Dschungelfischer
Spanish:
Martín Pescador Enano Oriental
Finnish:
kolmivarvaskalastaja
French:
Martin-pêcheur pourpré
Hungarian:
vörhenyes jégmadár
Italian:
Martin pescatore dorsonero
Japanese:
mitsuyubikawasemi
Japanese:
ミツユビカワセミ
Lithuanian:
Tripirštis miškinis tulžys
Dutch:
Jungledwergijsvogel
Norwegian:
Orientisfugl
Polish:
zimorodek orientalny
Russian:
Трёхпалый лесной зимородок
Slovak:
rybárik džungľový
Swedish:
Orientalisk dvärgkungsfiskare
Ukrainian:
Рибалочка-крихітка трипалий
Chinese:
三趾翠鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
三趾翠鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Martin-pêcheur pourpré ( Ceyx erithacus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithacus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithacus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithacus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithacus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithacus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithacus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithacus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithacus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithacus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithacus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Black-backed Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Black-backed Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Black-backed Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Black-backed Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Black-backed Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Black-backed Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Black-backed Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Black-backed Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Black-backed Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Black-backed Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Black-backed Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Black-backed Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithaca) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithacus) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithacus)
James Lee Peters:
Ceyx erithacus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Ceyx erithacus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Ceyx erithacus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithacus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Black-backed Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithacus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx erithacus)

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Ceyx [erithaca or rufidorsa] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Bengali: উদয়ী বামনরাঙা
Catalan: Blauet pigmeu de dors vermell
Czech: Lednácek džunglový, ledňáček džunglový
Danish: Orientalsk Dværgisfugl
German: Dschungelfischer, Dschungel-Fischer
English: Black backed Kingfisher, Black-backed Dwarf-Kingfisher, Black-backed Forest Kingfisher, Black-backed Kingfisher, Malay Forest Kingfisher, Malay Forest-Kingfisher, Malay Kingfisher, Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher, Oriental Dwarf-Kingfisher, Oriental Kingfisher, Rufous-backed Kingfisher, Three-toed Kingfisher
English (India): Black-backed Dwarf-Kingfisher (Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher)
Spanish: Martín Pescador Enano Oriental, Martín Pigmeo Oriental
Estonian: ritsika-jäälind
Finnish: Kolmivarvaskalastaja
French: Martin-pêcheur pourpré, Martin-pêcheur tridactyle
Hungarian: vörhenyes jégmadár
Indonesian: Burung Udang Api, Raja udang kuku tiga, Udang Api, Udang punggung-merah
Italian: Martin pescatore dorsonero, Martin pescatore nano orientale
Japanese: mitsu-yubi kawa-semi, mitsuyubikawasemi
Japanese: ミツユビカワセミ
Japanese (Kanji): 三つ趾川蝉, 三つ趾翡翠, 三つ趾魚狗
Scientific: Alcedo erithaca, Ceyx erithaca, Ceyx erithaca erithaca, Ceyx erithaca motleyi, Ceyx erithacus, Ceyx erithacus motleyi, Ceyx rufidorsa
Lithuanian: Tripirštis miškinis tulžys
Malayalam: മേനിപ്പൊന്മാൻ
Malay: Burung Pekaka Api, Burung Pekaka Rimba, Burung Pekaka Sepah, Pekaka, Pekaka Api
Dutch: Jungledwergijsvogel, Jungle-dwergijsvogel
Norwegian: Orientisfugl
Polish: zimorodek czarnogrzbiety, zimorodek orientalny
Pinyin: sān-zhǐ cuì-niǎo, xiǎo huáng yú-gǒu
Russian: Трёхпалый лесной зимородок
Slovak: rybárik džungľový
Slovenian: triprsti vodomec
Swedish: Orientalisk dvärgkungsfiskare
Tamil: Chinna Meenkothi
Thai: นกกระเต็นน้อยสามนิ้ว, นกกระเต็นน้อยหลังดำ, นกกะเต็นน้อยสามนิ้ว, นกกะเต็นน้อยสามนิ้วหลังแดง, นกกะเต็นน้อยสามนิ้วหลังดำ, นกกะเต็นน้อยหลังดำ
Thai (Transliteration): nók kà-ten nóaay lăŋ-dam, nók kà-ten nóaay săam-níw, nók kà-ten nóaay săam-níw lăŋ-daeeŋ, nók kà-ten nóaay săam-níw lăŋ-dam, nók krà-ten nóaay săam-níw
Ukrainian: Рибалочка-крихітка трипалий
Vietnamese: Bồng chanh đỏ, Chim Bồng chanh đỏ
Chinese: 三趾翠鳥, 三趾翠鸟, 小黄鱼狗
Chinese (Traditional): 三趾翠鳥, 小黃魚狗
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 三趾翠鳥
Chinese (Taiwan): 三趾翠鸟

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