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Half-collared Kingfisher

Alcedo semitorquata Swainson, 1823

The Half-collared Kingfisher (Alcedo semitorquata) is a species of kingfisher that feeds almost exclusively on fish and can be found near water at all times. It can be found on shores and around larger bodies of water in southern and eastern Africa. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Alcedinidae
Genus:
  Alcedo

Scientific:
  Alcedo semitorquata

Citation:
  Swainson, 1823

Reference:
  Zool.Ill. 3 pl.151,text

Protonym:
  Alcedo semitorquata

Avibase ID:
  F9F5CAB0C9C9EAD6

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F9F5CAB0

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554550

Geographic range:

  • Alcedo semitorquata semitorquata: S Mozambique and South Africa
  • Alcedo semitorquata heuglini: Ethiopia
  • Alcedo semitorquata tephria: Angola to Tanzania and Mozambique
English:
Half-collared Kingfisher
Czech:
ledňáček límcový
German:
Kobalteisvogel
Danish:
Kraveisfugl
Spanish:
Martín Pescador Cobalto
Finnish:
koskikalastaja
French:
Martin-pêcheur à demi-collier
Italian:
Martin pescatore dal semicollare
Japanese:
hashigurokawasemi
Japanese:
ハシグロカワセミ
Dutch:
Kobaltijsvogel
Norwegian:
Koboltisfugl
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Koboltisfugl
Polish:
zimorodek turkusowy
Portuguese:
Pica-peixe-de-colar
Russian:
Кобальтовый зимородок
Slovak:
rybárik tyrkysový
Swedish:
kragkungsfiskare
Ukrainian:
Рибалочка кобальтовий
Chinese:
半领翠鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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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):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
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Clements 1st edition:
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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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 and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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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 2018):
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
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James Lee Peters (original):
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James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Blouvisvanger
Catalan: Blauet de mig collar
Czech: Lednácek kobaltový, ledňáček límcový
Danish: Kraveisfugl
German: Kobalteisvogel, Kobalt-Eisvogel
English: Half collared Kingfisher, Halfcollared Kingfisher, Half-collared Kingfisher
English (IOC): Half-collared Kingfisher
English (Kenya): Semi-collared Kingfisher
Spanish: Martín Pescador Cobalto, Martín Pescador de Medio Collar
Spanish (Spain): Martín Pescador Cobalto
Spanish (HBW): Half-collared Kingfisher
Estonian: koobalt-jäälind
Finnish: Koskikalastaja
French: Martin-pêcheur à demi-collier
Hungarian: kobalt jégmadár
Italian: Martin pescatore dal semicollare
Japanese: hashigurokawasemi
Japanese: ハシグロカワセミ
Kwangali: Muningi
Scientific: Alcedo semitorquata
Lithuanian: Apykaklėtasis tulžys
Dutch: Kobaltijsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Koboltisfugl
Norwegian: Koboltisfugl
Polish: zimorodek turkusowy
Portuguese: Pica-peixe-de-colar
Russian: Кобальтовый зимородок
Slovak: rybárik tyrkysový
Slovenian: turkizni vodomec
Serbian: Vodomar sa prekinutom ogrlicom
Swedish: Kragkungsfiskare
Swahili: Mdiria Ukosi-buluu
Tswana: Mmatlhapi
Tsonga: Mavungana
Ukrainian: Рибалочка кобальтовий
Xhosa: Isaxwila
Chinese: 半领翠鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 半領翠鳥
Zulu: isiXula

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