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Melanesian Kingfisher

Todiramphus tristrami (Layard, EL, 1880)

Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Alcedinidae
Genus:
  Todiramphus

Scientific:
  Todiramphus tristrami

Citation:
  (Layard, EL, 1880)

Reference:
  Ibis p.460 pl.15

Protonym:
  Halcyon tristrami

Avibase ID:
  6A71A1135885F25F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/6A71A113

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 692906

Geographic range:

  • Todiramphus tristrami matthiae: Bismarck Archipelago (Mussau and Emirau)
  • Todiramphus tristrami stresemanni: Witu, Umboi and adjacent islands in Dampier Straits
  • Todiramphus tristrami nusae: New Ireland (except sw), New Hanover and Feni Islands
  • Todiramphus tristrami novaehiberniae: New Ireland (Bismarck Archipelago)
  • Todiramphus tristrami bennetti: Nissan I. (e Papua New Guinea)
  • Todiramphus tristrami tristrami: New Britain (Bismarck Archipelago)
  • Todiramphus tristrami alberti: Buka, Bougainville and Solomon Islands (east to Guadalcanal)
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English:
Melanesian Kingfisher
German:
Melanesienliest
Spanish:
Alción de Melanesia
Spanish (Spain):
Alción de Melanesia
French:
Martin-chasseur de Tristram
Japanese (romaji):
meraneshiashoubin
Japanese:
メラネシアショウビン
Dutch:
Todiramphus tristrami
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Melanesiaisfugl
Norwegian:
melanesiaisfugl
Polish:
łowczyk atolowy
Russian:
Меланизийская альциона
Slovak:
rybárikovec melanézsky
Serbian:
Melanezijski vodomar
Swedish:
melanesisk kungsfiskare
Ukrainian:
альціон меланезійський
Chinese:
美岛翡翠
Chinese (Traditional):
美拉尼西亞翡翠


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
Clements, version 2016:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
Clements, version 2017:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
Clements, version 2018:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
Clements, version 2019:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
eBird version 2015:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
eBird version 2016:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
eBird version 2017:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
eBird version 2018:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
eBird version 2019:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Melanesian Kingfisher ( Todiramphus tristrami) [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Todiramphus [chloris, sordidus, colonus, albicilla, tristami] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


German: Melanesienliest
English: Melanesian Kingfisher
English, HBW: Collared Kingfisher (Melanesian Kingfisher)
English (IOC): Melanesian Kingfisher
English (United States): Melanesian Kingfisher
Spanish: Alción Acollarado (Grupo NE Melanesia), Alción de Melanesia
Spanish (Spain): Alción acollarado (Grupo NE Melanesia), Alción de Melanesia
Spanish (HBW): Melanesian Kingfisher
French: Martin-chasseur de Tristram
Japanese (romaji): meraneshiashoubin
Japanese: メラネシアショウビン
Scientific: Halcyon tristrami, Todiramphus chloris tristrami, Todiramphus tristrami, Todiramphus tristrami tristrami
Dutch: Melanesische IJsvogel, Todiramphus tristrami
Norwegian Nynorsk: Melanesiaisfugl
Norwegian: melanesiaisfugl
Polish: łowczyk atolowy
Russian: Меланизийская альциона
Slovak: rybárikovec melanézsky
Slovenian: koralni gozdomec
Serbian: Melanezijski vodomar
Swedish: melanesisk kungsfiskare, stillahavskungsfiskare
Turkish: Melanezya yalıçapkını
Ukrainian: альціон меланезійський
Chinese: 美岛翡翠
Chinese (Traditional): 美拉尼西亞翡翠

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