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Ceyx  Lacépède, 1799
Taxonomic Serial No.: 553604

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2022   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderCoraciiformes  – Motmots, Bee-eaters, Todies, Kingfishers, Rollers, martins-pêcheurs  
                            FamilyAlcedinidae  – Kingfishers  
                                  GenusCeyx Lacépède, 1799  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Ceyx argentatus Tweeddale, 1877 – Southern Silvery Kingfisher, Silvery Kingfisher, guarda-rios-prateado, Martín pigmeo plateado del sur, Martin-pêcheur argenté, Southern Silvery-Kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx azureus (Latham, 1801) – Azure Kingfisher, Martín pescador azur, Martin-pêcheur à dos bleu 
                                     Species Ceyx cajeli Wallace, 1863 – Buru Dwarf Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo de Buru, Martin-pêcheur de Buru, Buru Dwarf-kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx collectoris Rothschild & E. Hartert, 1901 – New Georgia Dwarf Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo de Nueva Georgia, Martin-pêcheur de Nouvelle-Géorgie, New Georgia Dwarf-kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx cyanopectus Lafresnaye, 1840 – Indigo-banded Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo pechiazul, Martin-pêcheur à poitrine bleue, Northern Indigo-banded Kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx dispar Rothschild & E. Hartert, 1914 – Manus Dwarf Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo de Manus, Martin-pêcheur de Manus, Manus Dwarf-kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx erithaca (Linnaeus, 1758) – Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo oriental, Martin-pêcheur pourpré, Black-backed Dwarf-Kingfisher, Oriental Dwarf-kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx fallax (Schlegel, 1866) – Sulawesi Dwarf Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo de Célebes, Martin-pêcheur multicolore, Sulawesi Dwarf-kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx flumenicola Steere, 1890 – Northern Silvery Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo plateado del norte, Martin-pêcheur de Steere, Northern Silvery-Kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx gentianus Tristram, 1879 – Makira Dwarf Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo de San Cristóbal, Martin-pêcheur de San Cristobal, Makira Dwarf-Kingfisher, San Cristobal Dwarf-kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx lepidus Temminck, 1836 – Chameleon Dwarf Kingfisher, Moluccan Dwarf Kingfisher, Variable Dwarf Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo de las Molucas, Martin-pêcheur gracieux, Seram Dwarf-Kingfisher, Moluccan Dwarf-kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx malaitae Mayr, 1935 – Malaita Dwarf Kingfisher, Martin-pêcheur de Malaita, Malaita Dwarf-Kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx margarethae W. Blasius, 1890 – Dimorphic Dwarf Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo dimorfo, Martin-pêcheur de Margarete, Dimorphic Dwarf-kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx meeki Rothschild, 1901 – North Solomons Dwarf Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo de Santa Isabel, Martin-pêcheur d'Isabel, North Solomons Dwarf-kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx melanurus (Kaup, 1848) – Philippine Dwarf Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo de Luzón, Martin-pêcheur flamboyant, Philippine Dwarf-Kingfisher, North Philippine Dwarf-kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx mulcatus Rothschild & E. Hartert, 1914 – New Ireland Dwarf Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo de Nueva Irlanda, Martin-pêcheur de Nouvelle-Irlande, New Ireland Dwarf-kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx nigromaxilla Rothschild & E. Hartert, 1905 – Guadalcanal Dwarf Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo de Guadalcanal, Martin-pêcheur de Guadalcanal, Guadalcanal Dwarf-kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx pusillus Temminck, 1836 – Little Kingfisher, Martín pescador menudo, Martin-pêcheur poucet 
                                     Species Ceyx sacerdotis E. P. Ramsay, 1882 – New Britain Dwarf Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo de Nueva Bretaña, Martin-pêcheur de Nouvelle-Bretagne, New Britain Dwarf-kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx solitarius Temminck, 1836 – Papuan Dwarf Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo papú, Martin-pêcheur de Nouvelle-Guinée, Papuan Dwarf-Kingfisher, New Guinea Dwarf-kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx wallacii Sharpe, 1868 – Sula Dwarf Kingfisher, Martín pigmeo de Sula, Martin-pêcheur des Sula, Sula Dwarf-kingfisher 
                                     Species Ceyx websteri (E. Hartert, 1898) – Bismarck Kingfisher, Martín pescador de las Bismarck, Martin-pêcheur des Bismarck 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Ceyx    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: IOC World Bird List (version 12.1), website (version 12.1)  
  Acquired: 2022   
  Notes: Gill, F., D. Donsker, and P. Rasmussen, eds. 2022. IOC World Bird List (v 12.1). doi: 10.14344/IOC.ML.12.1. Available at [Accessed 21 Jan, 2022]   
  Reference for: Ceyx   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2005.11.05, website (version 05-Nov-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: Zoonomen Nomenclatural data maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
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