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Sacred Kingfisher [Sacred]
Todiramphus sanctus [excl. vitiensis] (= Todiramphus sanctus) (Vigors & Horsfield, 1827)
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Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Alcedinidae
Genus:
  Todiramphus

Scientific:
  Todiramphus sanctus

Citation:
  (Vigors & Horsfield, 1827)

Reference:
  Trans.Linn.Soc.London(1) 15(1826) p.206

Protonym:
  Halcyon sanctus

Avibase ID:
  D3BC0A03A07F51A8

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 692921

Geographic range:

  • Todiramphus sanctus sanctus: Australia to Solomon Islands; winters to New Guinea
  • Todiramphus sanctus [vagans or norfolkiensis]: New Zealand, Norfolk, Lord Howe and Kermadec islands
  • Todiramphus sanctus canacorum: New Caledonia and Isle of Pines
  • Todiramphus sanctus macmillani: Loyalty Islands
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Sacred Kingfisher [Sacred]
Czech:
  ledňáček posvátný
German:
  Götzenliest
Danish:
  Hellig Isfugl
Spanish:
  Alción Sagrado
Finnish:
  pyhimyskalastaja
French:
  Martin-chasseur sacré [excl. vitiensis]
Italian:
  Martin pescatore sacro
Japanese:
  hijirishoubin
Japanese:
  ヒジリショウビン
Dutch:
  Heilige Ijsvogel
Norwegian:
  Maskaraisfugl
Polish:
  lowiec czczony
Russian:
  Священная альциона
Slovak:
  rybárikovec posvätný
Swedish:
  helig kungsfiskare
Chinese:
  白眉翡翠


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Sacred Kingfisher [Sacred] ( Todiramphus sanctus [excl. vitiensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Sacred Kingfisher [Sacred] ( Todiramphus sanctus [excl. vitiensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Sacred Kingfisher [Sacred] ( Todiramphus sanctus [excl. vitiensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Sacred Kingfisher [Sacred] ( Todiramphus sanctus [excl. vitiensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Sacred Kingfisher [Sacred] ( Todiramphus sanctus [excl. vitiensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Sacred Kingfisher [Sacred] ( Todiramphus sanctus [excl. vitiensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Sacred Kingfisher [Sacred] ( Todiramphus sanctus [excl. vitiensis])
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Martin-chasseur sacré ( Todirhamphus sanctus) [version 2]
Clements 1st edition:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Halcyon sancta) [version 2]
Clements 3rd edition:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Halcyon sancta) [version 2]
Clements 4th edition:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todirhamphus sanctus) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todirhamphus sanctus) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todirhamphus sanctus) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todirhamphus sanctus) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todirhamphus sanctus) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todirhamphus sanctus) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todirhamphus sanctus) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todirhamphus sanctus) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Clements, version 2015:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Clements, version 2016:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Clements, version 2017:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
eBird version 1.50:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
eBird version 2015:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
eBird version 2016:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
eBird version 2017:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Halcyon sancta) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Halcyon sancta) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Halcyon sancta) [version 2]
Oriental Bird Club:
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus)
James Lee Peters:
    Halcyon sancta [version 2]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Halcyon sancta [version 2]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Halcyon sancta [version 2]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todirhamphus sanctus) [version 2]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todirhamphus sanctus) [version 2]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Sacred Kingfisher ( Todiramphus sanctus) [version 2]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Todiramphus sanctus [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Todiramphus sanctus

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Other synonyms

Catalan: Alció sagrat
Czech: Lednácek posvátný, ledňáček posvátný
Danish: Hellig Isfugl
German: Götzenliest
English: Green Kingfisher, New Zealand Kingfisher, Sacred Kingfisher, Sacred Kingfisher [Sacred], Sacreted kingfisher, Tree Kingfisher, Wood Kingfisher
Spanish: Alción Sagrado
Spanish (Spain): Alción Sagrado
Estonian: lõuna-safiirlind
Finnish: Pyhimyskalastaja
French: Alcyon sacré des Canaques, Alcyon sacré des Loyauté, Martin-chasseur sacré, Martin-chasseur sacré [excl. vitiensis]
Hungarian: szent halción
Indonesian: Cekakak Australia, Cekakak raja udang suci, Cekakak suci, Idju-idju walanda
Italian: Martin pescatore sacro
Japanese: hijirishoubin
Japanese: ヒジリショウビン
Latin: Halcyon sancta, Halcyon sanctus, Todiramphus sanctus, Todiramphus sanctus [excl. vitiensis], Todirhamphus sancta, Todirhamphus sanctus
Lithuanian: Šventasis todiramfas
Maori: kotare
Dutch: Heilige Ijsvogel
Norwegian: Maskaraisfugl
Polish: Alcion czczony, łowczyk czczony, lowiec czczony, łowiec czczony
Russian: Священная альциона, Священный зимородок
Slovak: Rybárik posva/tný, rybárikovec posvätný
Swedish: helig kungsfiskare, Inlandskungsfiskare
Chinese: 白眉翡翠
Chinese (Traditional): 白眉翡翠, 神聖翡翠

 

         

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