Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Kingfishers :: Green Kingfisher
Green Kingfisher Chloroceryle americana
Described by: Gmelin, J. F. (1788)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeEx. sc. and sw. United States s. to nw. Chile and c. Argentina;
(1) Ex. s. United States (w. Texas and s. Arizona) and nw. Mexico (Sonora, Chihuahua).
(2) Ext. s. United States (s. Texas), e. Mexico (n. Coahuila) s. to Guatemala, Honduras, Panama (Pearl Is.) and n. Colombia.
(3) N. South America in Colombia, Venezuela, Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana and n. Brazil.
(4) W. Colombia, w. Ecuador, w. Peru and nw. Chile.
(5) C. and sc. South America from c. Brazil (Bahia, Chapada Diamantina) to c. Argentina.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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