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Pacific Kingfisher [incl. vitiensis]

Todiramphus sacer [incl. vitiensis] (= Todiramphus sacer) (Gmelin, JF 1788)

The Pacific kingfisher is a medium-sized kingfisher belonging to the subfamily Halcyoninae, the tree kingfishers. It has a wide range throughout the South Pacific islands. It was previously considered a subspecies of the collared kingfisher. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Alcedinidae
Genus:
   Todiramphus
Scientific:
  Todiramphus sacer


Original description

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF 1788)

Reference:
   Systema Naturae ed. 13, vol. 1, part 1

Protonym:
  Alcedo sacra

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2897053


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  65BDC7D82628CCEB

Avibase ID:
  avibase-65BDC7D8

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/65BDC7D8


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 692897

Geographic range:

  • Todiramphus sacer solomonis: Solomon Islands (Uki Ni Masi, Makira, and Santa Anna)
  • Todiramphus sacer mala: Malaita (e Solomon Islands)
  • Todiramphus sacer sororum: S Solomon Islands (Malaupaina and Malaulalo)
  • Todiramphus sacer pavuvu: Pavuvu I. (Russel Group in central Solomon Islands)
  • Todiramphus sacer amoenus: Solomon Islands (Rennell and Bellona)
  • Todiramphus sacer brachyurus: Reef Islands (Fenualoa and Lomlon)
  • Todiramphus sacer vicina: Duff Group (e Solomon Islands)
  • Todiramphus sacer ornatus: E Solomon Islands (Santa Cruz and Tinakula)
  • Todiramphus sacer utupuae: Utupua I. (Santa Cruz Group in e Solomon Islands)
  • Todiramphus sacer melanodera: Vanikolo I. (Santa Cruz Group in e Solomon Islands)
  • Todiramphus sacer juliae: N and central Vanuatu (Maewo and Aoba islands to Efate)
  • Todiramphus sacer torresianus: Torres Group (Toga, Loh and Hiu)
  • Todiramphus sacer santoensis: Banks Group to Espíritu Santo and Malo (n Vanuatu)
  • Todiramphus sacer erromangae: Erromango I. (s Vanuatu)
  • Todiramphus sacer tannensis: Tanna I. (s Vanuatu)
  • Todiramphus sacer sacer: Tonga
  • Todiramphus sacer pealei: Tutuila I. (American Samoa)
  • Todiramphus sacer manuae: American Samoa (Ofu, Olosega and Tau)
  • Todiramphus sacer marinus: Lau Archipelago (e Fiji)
  • Todiramphus sanctus vitiensis: Fiji (Vanua Levu, Taveuni, Viti Levu, Ovalau, Koro, and Gau)
  • Todiramphus sanctus eximius: Fiji (Kadavu, Ono and Vanua Kula)
  • Todiramphus sanctus regina: Futuna (Wallis and Futuna, central Polynesia)
  • Show more...
English:
Pacific Kingfisher [incl. vitiensis]
French:
Martin-chasseur du Pacifique [incl. vitiensis]


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Pacific Kingfisher [incl. vitiensis] ( Todiramphus sacer [incl. vitiensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Pacific Kingfisher [incl. vitiensis] ( Todiramphus sacer [incl. vitiensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Pacific Kingfisher [incl. vitiensis] ( Todiramphus sacer [incl. vitiensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Pacific Kingfisher [incl. vitiensis] ( Todiramphus sacer [incl. vitiensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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Clements, version 2021:
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Clements, version 2022:
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eBird version 2022:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: species (alt)

This taxon is a subspecies of Todiramphus chloris [incl. vitiensis group]

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Danish: Tonga Grøn Isfugl
German: Pazifikliest
English: Pacific Kingfisher, Pacific Kingfisher', Pacific Kingfisher [incl. vitiensis]
English, HBW: Collared Kingfisher (Pacific Kingfisher)
English (IOC): Pacific Kingfisher
English (United States): Pacific Kingfisher
Spanish: Alción Acollarado (C y S Tonga), Alción Acollarado del Pacífico
Spanish (Spain): Alción acollarado (C y S Tonga), Alción acollarado del Pacífico
Spanish (HBW): Pacific Kingfisher
French: Martin-chasseur des Tonga, Martin-chasseur des Tonga [incl. vitiensis], Martin-chasseur du Pacifique, Martin-chasseur du Pacifique [incl. vitiensis]
Japanese (romaji): taiheiyoushoubin
Japanese: タイヘイヨウショウビン
Scientific: Alcedo sacra, Todiramphus chloris sacer, Todiramphus sacer, Todiramphus sacer [incl. vitiensis], Todiramphus sacer sacer
Dutch: Pacifische IJsvogel, Todiramphus sacer
Norwegian Nynorsk: Stillehavsisfugl
Norwegian: stillehavsisfugl
Polish: łowczyk plamkogłowy
Portuguese: martim-caçador-do-pacífico
Portuguese (Portugal): guarda-rios-do-pacífico
Russian: Океанская альциона
Slovak: rybárikovec tichomorský
Slovenian: nebesni gozdomec
Serbian: Pacifički vodomar
Swedish: stillahavskungsfiskare, torreskungsfiskare
Turkish: Pasifik yalıçapkını
Ukrainian: альціон садовий
Chinese: 太平洋翡翠
Chinese (Traditional): 太平洋翡翠

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