Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Kingfishers :: Red-backed Kingfisher
Red-backed Kingfisher Todirhamphus pyrrhopygia
Described by: Gould (1841)
Alternate common name(s): Golden-rumped Kingfisher, Red-rumped Kingfisher
Old scientific name(s): Halcyon pyrrhopygia, Todirhamphus pyrrhopygius
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RangeMost of Australia;
C. sw. and wc. Western Australia (Carnarvon). N. Northern Territory. Se. Northern Territory (w. of Alice Springs along the Stuart Highway), c. South Australia e. to e. inland Queensland (Mount Isa), se. New South Wales and n. Victoria (Hattah-Kulkyne National Park).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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