Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Kingfishers :: Mountain Kingfisher

Mountain Kingfisher Syma megarhyncha

Described by: Salvadori (1896)
Alternate common name(s): Mountain Yellow-billed Kingfisher
Old scientific name(s): Halcyon megarhyncha


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Mountains of interior New Guinea;
(1) C. New Guinea (Snow Mountains and Weyland Mountains).
(2) Ne. New Guinea (mountains of the Huon Peninsula).
(3) C. and se. New Guinea (Sudirman Range to Owen Stanley Range).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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