Mangrove Kingfisher

Halcyon senegaloides - Martin-chasseur des mangroves

Martin-chasseur des mangroves
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Coraciiformes

  • Family
    :

    Alcédinidés

  • Genus
    :

    Halcyon

  • Species
    :

    senegaloides

Descriptor

Smith, A, 1834

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 22 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 57 à 66 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Mangrove Kingfisher (Halcyon senegaloides) is a species of bird in the Alcedinidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Martin-chasseur des mangroves,
  • Alción de Manglar,
  • Pica-peixe-dos-mangais,
  • Mangroveliest,
  • parti halcion,
  • Mangrove-ijsvogel,
  • Martin pescatore delle mangrovie,
  • Mangrovekungsfiskare,
  • Mangroveisfugl,
  • rybárikovec mangrovový,
  • ledňáček pobřežní,
  • Mangroveisfugl,
  • mangrovekalastaja,
  • Manglietvisvanger,
  • alció dels manglars,
  • łowiec namorzynowy,
  • mangrovski gozdomec,
  • Мангровая альциона,
  • マングローブショウビン,
  • 红林翡翠,
  • 紅樹翡翠,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls) ; Marine Neritic : Estuaries ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Rural Gardens, Urban Areas ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Ponds (below 8ha)

Geographic range

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