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Stork-billed Kingfisher [cyanopteryx or innominata]

Pelargopsis capensis [cyanopteryx or innominata] (= Pelargopsis capensis cyanopteryx) (Oberholser, HC 1909)

Classification
Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Alcedinidae
Genus:
   Pelargopsis
Scientific:
  Pelargopsis capensis cyanopteryx


Original description

Citation:
  (Oberholser, HC 1909)

Reference:
   Proc. U.S. Ntnl. Mus. 35 p.661,676

Protonym:
  Ramphalcyon capensis cyanopteryx

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7495530


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  50ADC26DDC6BD450

Avibase ID:
  avibase-50ADC26D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/50ADC26D


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 692802

Geographic range:

  • Pelargopsis capensis cyanopteryx: Sumatra, Bangka and Billiton islands
  • Pelargopsis capensis innominata: Borneo
English:
Stork-billed Kingfisher [cyanopteryx or innominata]
French:
Martin-chasseur gurial [cyanopteryx ou innominata]


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Stork-billed Kingfisher [cyanopteryx or innominata] ( Pelargopsis capensis [cyanopteryx or innominata])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Stork-billed Kingfisher (cyanopteryx or innominata) ( Pelargopsis capensis [cyanopteryx or innominata])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Stork-billed Kingfisher (cyanopteryx or innominata) ( Pelargopsis capensis [cyanopteryx or innominata])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Stork-billed Kingfisher (cyanopteryx or innominata) ( Pelargopsis capensis [cyanopteryx or innominata])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Stork-billed Kingfisher (cyanopteryx or innominata) ( Pelargopsis capensis [cyanopteryx or innominata])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Stork-billed Kingfisher [cyanopteryx or innominata] ( Pelargopsis capensis [cyanopteryx or innominata])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Stork-billed Kingfisher [cyanopteryx or innominata] ( Pelargopsis capensis [cyanopteryx or innominata])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Stork-billed Kingfisher [cyanopteryx or innominata] ( Pelargopsis capensis [cyanopteryx or innominata])
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Halcyon capensis cyanopteryx [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Pelargopsis capensis cyanopteryx [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Pelargopsis capensis

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English: Stork-billed Kingfisher (cyanopteryx or innominata), Stork-billed Kingfisher [cyanopteryx or innominata]
French: Martin-chasseur gurial (cyanopteryx or innominata), Martin-chasseur gurial (cyanopteryx ou innominata), Martin-chasseur gurial (cyanopteryx), Martin-chasseur gurial [cyanopteryx ou innominata]
Scientific: Halcyon capensis cyanopteryx, Pelargopsis capensis [cyanopteryx or innominata], Pelargopsis capensis cyanopteryx, Ramphalcyon capensis cyanopteryx

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