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Belted Kingfisher (syn. alcyon)

Megaceryle alcyon (alcyon) (= Megaceryle alcyon alcyon) (Linnaeus, 1758)

Classification
Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Alcedinidae
Genus:
   Megaceryle
Scientific:
  Megaceryle alcyon alcyon


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.115

Protonym:
  Alcedo Alcyon

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/727020


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  794467EF96484B88

Avibase ID:
  avibase-794467EF

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/794467EF


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 178106

English:
Belted Kingfisher (syn. alcyon)
French:
Martin-pêcheur d'Amérique (syn. alcyon)


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
Ceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
Ceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
Ceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Belted Kingfisher (syn. alcyon) ( Megaceryle alcyon (alcyon))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Belted Kingfisher (nominate) ( Megaceryle alcyon (alcyon))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Belted Kingfisher (nominate) ( Megaceryle alcyon (alcyon))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Belted Kingfisher (nominate) ( Megaceryle alcyon (alcyon))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Belted Kingfisher (nominate) ( Megaceryle alcyon (alcyon))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Belted Kingfisher (nominate) ( Megaceryle alcyon (alcyon))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Belted Kingfisher (nominate) ( Megaceryle alcyon (alcyon))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Belted Kingfisher (nominate) ( Megaceryle alcyon (alcyon))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Belted Kingfisher (nominate) ( Megaceryle alcyon (alcyon))
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Ceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Ceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Ceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Ceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Ceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Megaceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Ceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Ceryle alcyon alcyon [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: nominal suspecies (excluding synonyms)

This taxon is a subspecies of Megaceryle alcyon

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Other synonyms


German: Gürtelfischer
English: Belted Kingfisher, Belted Kingfisher (alcyon), Belted Kingfisher (nominate), Belted Kingfisher (syn. alcyon)
Spanish: Martín Pescador Franjeado
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Martín Pescador
French: Martin-pêcheur d'Amérique, Martin-pêcheur d'Amérique (alcyon), Martin-pêcheur d'Amérique (nominal), Martin-pêcheur d'Amérique (nominale), Martin-pêcheur d'Amérique (race nominale), Martin-pêcheur d'Amérique (syn. alcyon)
Italian: Martin pescatore americano
Scientific: Alcedo Alcyon, Ceryle alcyon alcyon, Megaceryle alcyon, Megaceryle alcyon (alcyon), Megaceryle alcyon alcyon
Dutch: Bandijsvogel

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