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Madagascar Kingfisher

Corythornis vintsioides Eydoux & Gervais, 1836

The Malagasy Kingfisher or Madagascar Kingfisher (Corythornis vintsioides) is a species of bird in the Alcedinidae family that is found in Madagascar, and Mayotte (Comoros). Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical mangrove forests. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Alcedinidae
Genus:
  Corythornis

Scientific:
  Corythornis vintsioides

Citation:
  Eydoux & Gervais, 1836

Reference:
  Mag.Zool. 6 cl.2 p.30 pl.74

Protonym:
  Alcedo Vintsioides

Avibase ID:
  FEBCB5F62926499A

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/FEBCB5F6

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554559

Geographic range:

  • Corythornis vintsioides vintsioides: Madagascar
  • Corythornis vintsioides johannae: Comoro Islands
English:
Madagascar Kingfisher
Czech:
ledňáček chocholatý
German:
Malegassenzwergfischer
Danish:
Madagaskarisfugl
Spanish:
Martín Pescador Malgache
Finnish:
madagaskarinkalastaja
French:
Martin-pêcheur vintsi
Italian:
Martin pescatore malgascio
Japanese:
madagasukarukanmurikawasemi
Japanese:
マダガスカルカンムリカワセミ
Dutch:
Zwartsnavelijsvogel
Norwegian:
Madagaskarisfugl
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Madagaskarisfugl
Polish:
zimorodek czarnodzioby
Russian:
Мадагаскарский зимородок
Slovak:
rybárik čiernozobý
Swedish:
madagaskarkungsfiskare
Ukrainian:
Рибалочка малагасійський
Chinese:
马岛翠鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Martin-pêcheur vintsi ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 2]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Martin-pêcheur vintsi ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Diademed Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 2]
eBird version 1.52:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Madagascar Malachite Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 5]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Madagascar Malachite Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Madagascan Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Madagascan Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Madagascan Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Madagascan Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Madagascan Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Madagascan Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Madagascan Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Madagascan Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 5]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Madagascan Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 5]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Madagascar Malachite Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Madagascar Malachite Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 3]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Corythornis vintsioides) [version 2]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Madagascar Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Malagasy Kingfisher ( Alcedo vintsioides) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Alcedo vintsioides [version 4]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Corythornis vintsioides [version 3]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Corythornis [cristatus, vintsioides, thomensis or nais] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Blauet de Madagascar
Czech: ledňáček chocholatý, Lednácek krátkozobý
Danish: Madagaskarisfugl
German: Madagaskarzwergfischer, Madagaskar-Zwergfischer, Malegassenzwergfischer, Schwarzschnabel-Zwergfischer
English: Diademed Kingfisher, Madagascan Kingfisher, Madagascar Kingfisher, Madagascar Malachite Kingfisher, Madagascar Malachite-Kingfisher, Malachite Kingfisher, Malagasy Kingfisher
English (IOC): Malagasy Kingfisher
Spanish: Martín Pescador Malgache
Spanish (Spain): Martín pescador malgache
Spanish (HBW): Malagasy Kingfisher
Estonian: madagaskari tutt-jäälind
Finnish: Madagaskarinkalastaja
French: Martin-pêcheur malachite, Martin-pêcheur malgache, Martin-pêcheur vintsi
Hungarian: madagaszkári jégmadár
Italian: Martin pescatore malachite del Madagascar, Martin pescatore malgascio
Japanese: kanmurikawasemi, madagasukarukanmurikawasemi
Japanese: カンムリカワセミ, マダガスカルカンムリカワセミ
Scientific: Alcedo cristata vintsioides, Alcedo vintsioides, Alcedo vintsioides vintsioides, Corythornis vintsioides
Lithuanian: Madagaskarinis tulžys
Malagasy: famakiakora, Litotsy, Vintsirano, Vintsy
Dutch: Zwartsnavelijsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Madagaskarisfugl
Norwegian: Madagaskarisfugl
Polish: zimorodek czarnodzioby
Russian: Мадагаскарский зимородок
Slovak: rybárik čiernozobý
Slovenian: madagaskarski vodomec
Swedish: Madagaskarkungsfiskare
Ukrainian: Рибалочка малагасійський
Chinese: 马岛翠鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 馬達加斯加翠鳥

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