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Woodland or Blue-and-white Kingfisher

Halcyon [senegalensis or cyanoleuca] (= Halcyon senegalensis) (Linnaeus, C 1766)

The woodland kingfisher is a tree kingfisher that is widely distributed in Africa south of the Sahara. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Alcedinidae
Genus:
   Halcyon
Scientific:
  Halcyon senegalensis


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, C 1766)

Reference:
   Systema Naturae ed. 12, vol. 1, part 1

Protonym:
  Alcedo senegalensis

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/42946375


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  47E716710E30AF17

Avibase ID:
  avibase-47E71671

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/47E71671


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 554589

Geographic range:

  • Halcyon senegalensis senegalensis: Senegambia to Ethiopia and n Tanzania
  • Halcyon senegalensis fuscopileus: Forests of Sierra Leone to s Nigeria and Congo basin
  • Halcyon cyanoleuca: NW Tanzania to Angola, Botswana and Natal
English:
Woodland or Blue-and-white Kingfisher
French:
Martin-chasseur du Sénégal ou M.-c. bleu et blanc


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Woodland Kingfisher ( Halcyon senegalensis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Woodland Kingfisher ( Halcyon senegalensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Woodland or Blue-and-white Kingfisher ( Halcyon [senegalensis or cyanoleuca])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Woodland or Blue-and-white Kingfisher ( Halcyon [senegalensis or cyanoleuca])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Woodland or Blue-and-white Kingfisher ( Halcyon [senegalensis or cyanoleuca])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Woodland or Blue-and-white Kingfisher ( Halcyon [senegalensis or cyanoleuca])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Woodland or Blue-and-white Kingfisher ( Halcyon [senegalensis or cyanoleuca])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Woodland or Blue-and-white Kingfisher ( Halcyon [senegalensis or cyanoleuca])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Woodland or Blue-and-white Kingfisher ( Halcyon [senegalensis or cyanoleuca])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Woodland or Blue-and-white Kingfisher ( Halcyon [senegalensis or cyanoleuca])
Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Martin-chasseur du Sénégal ( Halcyon senegalensis) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements, version 2021:
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Clements, version 2022:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 2021:
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eBird version 2022:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Halcyon senegalensis [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
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Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Woodland Kingfisher ( Halcyon senegalensis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Halcyon senegalensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Halcyon senegalensis [version 1]

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Afrikaans: Bosveldvisvanger
Belarusian: Сенегальскі зімародак
Breton: Diredig Senegal
Catalan: Alció del Senegal, alció del Senegal, Alció senegalès
Czech: Lednácek senegalský, ledňáček senegalský, Lledňáček senegalský
Welsh: Pysgotwr coetir
Danish: Skovisfugl
German: Senegalliest
English: Senegal Kingfisher, Woodland Kingfisher, Woodland or Blue-and-white Kingfisher
English, HBW: Woodland Kingfisher
English (IOC): Woodland Kingfisher
English (Kenya): Woodland Kingfisher
English (United States): Woodland Kingfisher
Esperanto: Senegala arbalciono
Spanish: Alción del Senegal, Alción Senegalés
Spanish (Spain): Alción Senegalés
Spanish (HBW): Woodland Kingfisher
Estonian: salu-safiirlind
Finnish: Afrikanmetsäkalastaja
French: Martin-chasseur du Sénégal, Martin-chasseur du Sénégal ou M.-c. bleu et blanc
Frisian: Senegaleeske iisfûgel
Irish: Cruidín coille
Galician: Alción dos bosques
Croatian: šumski vodomar
Hungarian: türkiz halkapó
Icelandic: Trjáþyril, Trjáþyrill
Italian: Martin pescatore boschereccio, Martin pescatore di bosco
Japanese (romaji): senegarushoubin
Japanese: セネガルショウビン
Scientific: Alcedo senegalensis, Halcyon [senegalensis or cyanoleuca], Halcyon senegalensis, Halcyon senegalensis senegalensis
Lithuanian: Senegalinis halcionas
Dutch: Senegalese Ijsvogel, Senegalijsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Lundisfugl
Norwegian: Lundisfugl
Polish: lowiec jasny, łowiec jasny
Portuguese: Guarda-rios-dos-bosques, Pica-peixe-dos-bosques
Portuguese (Portugal): guarda-rios-dos-bosques, Guarda-rios-do-senegal
Rhaeto-Romance: Pestgaderin da Senegal
Russian: Сенегальская альциона, Сенегальский зимородок
Northern Sami: Vuovdefiskár
Slovak: Rybárik stromový, rybárikovec belasý
Slovenian: sinji gozdomec
Serbian: Senegalski šumski vodomar, Šumski vodomar
Swedish: Savannkungsfiskare
Swahili: Kurea Kidari-kijivu, Vuachwe Domochini
Turkish: Orman yalıçapkını, Senegal yalıçapkını
Ukrainian: Альціон сенегальський
Chinese: 林地翡翠
Chinese (Traditional): 林地翡翠, 林翡翠

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