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Madagascar Pygmy-Kingfisher

Corythornis madagascariensis (Linnaeus, 1766)

The Madagascar Pygmy Kingfisher (Corythornis madagascariensis) is a species of bird in the Alcedinidae family. It is endemic to Madagascar and found in western dry deciduous forests. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Alcedinidae
Genus:
  Corythornis

Scientific:
  Corythornis madagascariensis

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1766)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.12 p.179

Protonym:
  Alcedo madagascariensis

Avibase ID:
  EDF78342C1C84ECC

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/EDF78342

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 692715

Geographic range:

  • Corythornis madagascariensis madagascariensis: Lowland forests of Madagascar
  • Corythornis madagascariensis dilutus: SW Madagascar (Sakaraha region)
English:
Madagascar Pygmy-Kingfisher
Czech:
ledňáček madagaskarský
German:
Madagaskarzwergfischer
Danish:
Madagaskardværgisfugl
Spanish:
Martín Pigmeo Malgache
Finnish:
madagaskarinpikkukalastaja
French:
Martin-pêcheur malgache
Italian:
Martin pescatore pigmeo del Madagascar
Japanese:
madagasukaruhimeshoubin
Japanese:
マダガスカルヒメショウビン
Dutch:
Madagaskardwergijsvogel
Norwegian:
Gasserisfugl
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Gassarisfugl
Polish:
zimorodek madagaskarski
Russian:
Карликовый лесной зимородок
Slovak:
rybárik oranžový
Swedish:
rostvit kungsfiskare
Ukrainian:
Рибалочка-крихітка мадагаскарський
Chinese:
马岛小翠鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Blauet pigmeu de Madagascar
Czech: Lednácek madagaskarský, ledňáček madagaskarský
Danish: Madagaskardværgisfugl
German: Madagaskar Fischer, Madagaskarfischer, Madagaskarzwergfischer
English: Madagascan Pygmy Kingfisher, Madagascar Kingfisher, Madagascar Pygmy Kingfisher, Madagascar Pygmy-Kingfisher
English (IOC): Madagascan Pygmy Kingfisher
Spanish: Martín Pescador Pigmeo Malgache, Martín Pigmeo Malgache
Spanish (Spain): Martín Pigmeo Malgache
Spanish (HBW): Madagascar Pygmy-Kingfisher
Estonian: puna-jäälind
Finnish: Madagaskarinpikkukalastaja
French: Martin-chasseur malgache, Martin-pêcheur malgache, Martin-pêcheur roux
Hungarian: madagaszkári törpejégmadár
Italian: Martin pescatore pigmeo del Madagascar
Japanese: madagasukaruhimeshoubin
Japanese: マダガスカルヒメショウビン
Scientific: Alcedo madagascariensis, Ceyx madagascariensis, Ceyx madagascariensis madagascariensis, Corythornis madagascariensis, Ispidina madagascariensis
Lithuanian: Madagaskarinis miškinis tulžys
Malagasy: tsakoko manga, Vintsiala, Vintsimena
Dutch: Madagaskardwergijsvogel, Madagaskar-dwergijsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Gassarisfugl
Norwegian: Gasserisfugl
Polish: zimorodek madagaskarski
Russian: Карликовый лесной зимородок, Мадагаскарский лесной зимородок
Slovak: rybárik oranžový
Slovenian: oranžni vodomec
Serbian: Madagaskarski patuljasti vodomar
Swedish: Rostfärgad pygmékungsfiskare, rostvit kungsfiskare
Ukrainian: Рибалочка-крихітка мадагаскарський
Chinese: 马岛小翠鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 馬達加斯加三趾翠鳥

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