Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Kingfishers :: Amazon Kingfisher
Amazon Kingfisher Chloroceryle amazona
Described by: Latham (1790)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeS. Mexico to e. tropical South America;
S. Mexico (Nayarit, s. San Luis Potosi and s. Tamaulipas s. along both slopes), Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica to e. Panama. N. South America in Colombia, Venezuela, Trinidad, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana mostly e. of the Andes in e. Ecuador, e. Peru, Brazil (Bahia, Chapada Diamantina), Bolivia and Paraguay to n. Argentina.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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