Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Kingfishers :: Black-backed Kingfisher
Black-backed Kingfisher Ceyx erithacus
Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher, Three-toed Kingfisher, Oriental Kingfisher, Malay Kingfisher
Old scientific name(s): Ceyx erithaca
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RangeW. India, Sri Lanka. Se. Asia, Greater Sundas, Lesser Sundas and w. Philippines;
(1) Sw. and ne. India, Sri Lanka, Burma to sw. China, Thailand, ne. Laos, s. Vietnam, Malaya, w. Sumatran is., Sumatra, Java, Nias Is., w. and sw. Philippines (Calamain Is., Palawan, Balabac, Mindoro, Camiguin Sur) and Sulu Archipelago.
(2) Andaman and Nicobar Is.
(3) Borneo and n. Bornean Is.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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