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Southern Silvery-Kingfisher

Ceyx argentatus Tweeddale, A 1877

The southern silvery kingfisher is a species of bird in the family Alcedinidae that is endemic to the Philippines found in Mindanao and Basilan. This species and the northern silvery kingfisher, found in the Visayas, were formerly considered conspecific and called the silvery kingfisher.Its natural habitats are tropical moist lowland forests, streams and rivers.. It is threatened by habitat loss. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Alcedinidae
Genus:
   Ceyx
Scientific:
  Ceyx argentatus


Original description

Citation:
  Tweeddale, A 1877

Reference:
   Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (4), 20 p.533

Protonym:
  Ceyx argentata

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15686658


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  FEA93A0956268324

Avibase ID:
  avibase-FEA93A09

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/FEA93A09


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 554557


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Ceyx argentatus: S Philippines (Basilan, Dinagat and Mindanao)
English:
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher
Catalan:
Blauet pigmeu argentat
Czech:
lednáček mindanajský
Danish:
Sølvisfugl
German:
Silberzwergfischer
Spanish:
Martín pigmeo plateado del sur
Spanish (Spain):
Martín pigmeo plateado del sur
Finnish:
hopeakalastaja
French:
Martin-pêcheur argenté
Croatian:
srebrnasti vodomar
Italian:
Martin pescatore argentato
Japanese (romaji):
sejirokawasemi
Japanese:
セジロカワセミ
Lithuanian:
sidabrinis tulžys
Dutch:
Zilveren Dwergijsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Sølvisfugl
Norwegian:
Sølvisfugl
Polish:
zimorodek srebrzysty
Portuguese:
guarda-rios-prateado
Russian:
Серебристый зимородок
Slovak:
rybárik striebristý
Serbian:
Južni srebrni vodomar
Swedish:
silverkungsfiskare (argentatus)
Ukrainian:
Рибалочка сріблогузий
Chinese:
银翠鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
南方銀色三趾翠鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Alcedo argentata) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Alcedo argentata) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Southern Silvery-Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Southern Silvery Kingfisher ( Ceyx argentatus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Alcedo argentata argentata [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ceyx argentatus argentatus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Ceyx [argentatus or flumenicola] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


Catalan: Blauet argentat, Blauet pigmeu argentat
Cebuano: kasay-kasay
Czech: lednáček mindanajský
Danish: Sølvisfugl
German: Silberfischer, Silberzwergfischer
English: Silvery Kingfisher, Silvery Kingfisher (nominate), Southern Silvery Kingfisher, Southern Silvery-Kingfisher
English, HBW: Southern Silvery Kingfisher
English (IOC): Southern Silvery Kingfisher
English (United States): Southern Silvery-Kingfisher
Esperanto: Arĝenta alciono
Spanish: Martín Pescador Plateado, Martín pigmeo plateado del sur
Spanish (Spain): Martín pigmeo plateado del sur
Spanish (HBW): Southern Silvery-Kingfisher
Estonian: must-jäälind
Finnish: hopeakalastaja
French: Martin-pêcheur argenté, Martin-pêcheur argenté (argentatus), Martin-pêcheur argenté (nominal), Martin-pêcheur argenté (nominale), Martin-pêcheur argenté (race nominale)
Croatian: srebrnasti vodomar
Italian: Martin pescatore argentato, Martin pescatore argentato meridionale
Japanese (romaji): sejirokawasemi
Japanese: セジロカワセミ
Scientific: Alcedo argentata, Alcedo argentata argentata, Alcedo argentatus argentatus, Ceyx argentata, Ceyx argentatus, Ceyx argentatus argentatus
Lithuanian: sidabrinis tulžys
Dutch: Zilveren Dwergijsvogel, Zuidelijke Zilverdwergijsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Sølvisfugl
Norwegian: Sølvisfugl
Polish: zimorodek srebrzysty
Portuguese: guarda-rios-prateado
Portuguese (Portugal): guarda-rios-argênteo-do-sul
Russian: Серебристый зимородок, Серебристый лесной зимородок
Slovak: rybárik striebristý
Slovenian: srebrni vodomec
Serbian: Južni srebrni vodomar
Swedish: silverkungsfiskare, silverkungsfiskare (argentatus), sydlig silverkungsfiskare
Turkish: Güneyli gümüş sırtlı yalıçapkını
Ukrainian: Рибалочка сріблогузий
Chinese: 银翠鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 南方銀色三趾翠鳥

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