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Mountain Kingfisher

Syma megarhyncha Salvadori, 1896

The Mountain Kingfisher (Syma megarhyncha) is a species of bird in the Alcedinidae family. It is found in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Alcedinidae
Genus:
  Syma

Scientific:
  Syma megarhyncha

Citation:
  Salvadori, 1896

Reference:
  Ann.Mus.Civ.Stor.Nat.Genova p.70

Protonym:
  Syma megarhyncha

Avibase ID:
  A61FDDF3CB655A05

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/A61FDDF3

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554625

Geographic range:

  • Syma megarhyncha megarhyncha: C and se New Guinea (Sudirman range to Owen Stanley range)
  • Syma megarhyncha wellsi: W New Guinea (Snow and Weyland Mts.)
  • Syma megarhyncha sellamontis: NE New Guinea (Mts. of Huon Peninsula)
English:
Mountain Kingfisher
Catalan:
Alció de muntanya
Czech:
ledňáček horský
Danish:
Stor Gulnæbbet Isfugl
German:
Bergliest
Spanish:
Alción Montano
Spanish (Spain):
Alción Montano
Finnish:
vuorikalastaja
French:
Martin-chasseur montagnard
Croatian:
planinski vodomar
Italian:
Martin pescatore montano
Japanese (romaji):
yamakibashishoubin
Japanese:
ヤマキバシショウビン
Lithuanian:
Kalninė sima
Dutch:
Berggeelsnavelijsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Najadeisfugl
Norwegian:
Najadeisfugl
Polish:
rdzawogłów górski
Russian:
Горная альциона
Slovak:
rybárikovec horský
Serbian:
Planinski vodomar
Swedish:
bergkungsfiskare
Ukrainian:
Тороторо великий
Chinese:
山黄嘴翡翠
Chinese (Traditional):
山翡翠


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
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):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Martin-chasseur montagnard ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Martin-chasseur montagnard ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Mountain Yellow-billed Kingfisher ( Halcyon megarhyncha) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Mountain Yellow-billed Kingfisher ( Halcyon megarhyncha) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Mountain Yellow-billed Kingfisher ( Halcyon megarhyncha) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Mountain Yellow-billed Kingfisher ( Halcyon megarhyncha) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
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 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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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 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Mountain Kingfisher ( Halcyon megarhyncha) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Halcyon megarhyncha [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Halcyon megarhyncha [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Halcyon megarhyncha [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
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:
Mountain Kingfisher ( Syma megarhyncha) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Syma megarhyncha [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Syma megarhyncha [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Alció de muntanya
Czech: Lednácek horský, ledňáček horský, ledňáček horskýu
Danish: Stor Gulnæbbet Isfugl
German: Bergliest, Bergtorotoro
English: Greater Yellow-billed Kingfisher, Mountain Kingfisher, Mountain Yellow-billed Kingfisher
English, HBW: Mountain Kingfisher
English (IOC): Mountain Kingfisher
English (United States): Mountain Kingfisher
Esperanto: Montara arbalciono
Spanish: Alción de Pico Amarillo Montañés, Alción Montano
Spanish (Spain): Alción Montano
Spanish (HBW): Mountain Kingfisher
Estonian: mägi-safiirlind
Finnish: Vuorikalastaja
French: Martin-chasseur montagnard
Croatian: planinski vodomar
Indonesian: Cekakak Gunung, Raja udang punggung paruh kuning
Italian: Martin pescatore di montagna, Martin pescatore montano
Japanese (romaji): yamakibashishoubin, yamakibashoubin
Japanese: ヤマキバシショウビン
Scientific: Halcyon megarhyncha, Syma megarhybcha, Syma megarhyncha, Syma megarhyncha megarhyncha
Lithuanian: Kalninė sima
Dutch: Berggeelsnavelijsvogel, Berg-geelsnavelijsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Najadeisfugl
Norwegian: Najadeisfugl
Polish: lowiec górski, łowiec górski, rdzawogłów górski, żółtodziób górski
Portuguese (Portugal): guarda-rios-montês
Russian: Горная альциона
Slovak: rybárikovec horský
Slovenian: gorski rumenokljunec
Serbian: Planinski vodomar
Swedish: bergkungsfiskare, Bergskungsfiskare
Turkish: Sarı gagalı dağ yalıçapkını
Ukrainian: Тороторо великий
Chinese: 山黄嘴翡翠
Chinese (Traditional): 山翡翠

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