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Guadalcanal Dwarf-Kingfisher (malaitae)

Ceyx nigromaxilla malaitae Mayr, E 1935

The Malaita dwarf kingfisher, is a species of bird in the family Alcedinidae that is endemic to Malaita Island. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Alcedinidae
Genus:
   Ceyx
Scientific:
  Ceyx nigromaxilla malaitae


Original description

Citation:
  Mayr, E 1935

Reference:
   Amer. Mus. Novit. no.820 p.2

Protonym:
  Ceyx lepidus malaitae

Link:
  https://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/4041/


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  D1992D8461E03696

Avibase ID:
  avibase-D1992D84

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/D1992D84


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 692959

Geographic range:

  • Ceyx nigromaxilla malaitae: Known from the type specimen from Malaita (Solomon Islands)
English:
Guadalcanal Dwarf-Kingfisher (malaitae)
French:
Martin-pêcheur de Guadalcanal (malaitae)


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Guadalcanal Dwarf-Kingfisher (malaitae) ( Ceyx nigromaxilla malaitae)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Variable Kingfisher (malaitae) ( Ceyx lepidus malaitae)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Variable Kingfisher (malaitae) ( Ceyx lepidus malaitae)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Variable Kingfisher (malaitae) ( Ceyx lepidus malaitae)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Ceyx nigromaxilla malaitae [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Ceyx nigromaxilla malaitae [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Variable Dwarf-Kingfisher (Malaita) ( Ceyx lepidus malaitae) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Variable Dwarf-Kingfisher (Malaita) ( Ceyx lepidus malaitae) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Ceyx nigromaxilla malaitae [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Ceyx nigromaxilla malaitae [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Ceyx nigromaxilla malaitae [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Ceyx nigromaxilla malaitae [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 2]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 2]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher ( Ceyx malaitae) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Ceyx nigromaxilla malaitae [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ceyx lepidus malaitae [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies

This taxon is a subspecies of Ceyx nigromaxilla

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Related taxa

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


German: Malaita-Zwergfischer
English: Guadalcanal Dwarf-Kingfisher (Malaita), Guadalcanal Dwarf-Kingfisher (malaitae), Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher, Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher, Variable Dwarf-Kingfisher (Malaita), Variable Kingfisher (malaitae)
English, HBW: Guadalcanal Dwarf-kingfisher (Malaita)
English (IOC): Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher
English (United States): Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher
Spanish: Martín Pigmeo de Guadalcanal (malaitae), Martín Pigmeo de Malaita
Spanish (Spain): Martín pigmeo de Guadalcanal (malaitae), Martín pigmeo de Malaita
Spanish (HBW): Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher
French: Martin-pêcheur de Guadalcanal (malaitae), Martin-pêcheur de Malaita, Martin-pêcheur gracieux (malaitae)
Japanese (romaji): maraitakawasemi
Japanese: マライタカワセミ
Scientific: Ceyx lepidus malaitae, Ceyx malaitae, Ceyx nigromaxilla malaitae
Dutch: Ceyx malaitae, Malaitadwergijsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Malaitaisfugl
Norwegian: malaitaisfugl
Portuguese: martim-pigmeu-de-malaita
Portuguese (Portugal): guarda-rios-pigmeu-de-malaita
Russian: Малаитский зимородок
Slovak: rybárik malaitský
Slovenian: malaitski vodomec
Serbian: Malaita patuljasti vodomar
Swedish: malaitakungsfiskare
Turkish: Malaita küçük yalıçapkını
Ukrainian: рибалочка малаїтський
Chinese: 马莱三趾翠鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 馬雷塔島三趾翠鳥

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