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Todiramphus  R. Lesson, 1827
Taxonomic Serial No.: 692684

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Todirhamphus R. Lesson, 1827
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  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  
                                  GenusTodiramphus R. Lesson, 1827  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Todiramphus albicilla (Dumont, 1823) – Mariana Kingfisher, Martin-chasseur des Mariannes 
                                     Species Todiramphus albonotatus (E. P. Ramsay, 1884) – White-mantled Kingfisher, New Britain Kingfisher, White-backed Kingfisher, Alción dorsiblanco, Martin-chasseur à dos blanc 
                                     Species Todiramphus australasia (Vieillot, 1818) – Cinnamon-banded Kingfisher, Alción de la Sonda, Martin-chasseur couronné 
                                     Species Todiramphus chloris (Boddaert, 1783) – Collared Kingfisher, Alción acollarado, Martin-chasseur à collier blanc, White-collared Kingfisher 
                                     Species Todiramphus cinnamominus (Swainson, 1821) – Micronesian Kingfisher, Guam Kingfisher, Alción de Guam, Martin-chasseur cannelle 
                                     Species Todiramphus colonus (E. Hartert, 1896) – Islet Kingfisher, Martin-chasseur des Louisiade, Colonist Kingfisher 
                                     Species Todiramphus diops (Temminck, 1824) – Blue-and-white Kingfisher, Alción moluqueño, Martin-chasseur des Moluques 
                                     Species Todiramphus enigma (E. Hartert, 1904) – Talaud Kingfisher, Alción de las Talaud, Martin-chasseur des Talaud 
                                     Species Todiramphus farquhari (Sharpe, 1899) – Vanuatu Kingfisher, Alción ventrirrufo, Martin-chasseur à ventre roux 
                                     Species Todiramphus funebris Bonaparte, 1850 – Sombre Kingfisher, Alción sombrío, Martin-chasseur funèbre 
                                     Species Todiramphus gambieri (Oustalet, 1895) – Tuamotu Kingfisher, Mangareva Kingfisher, Alción de la Niau, Martin-chasseur des Gambier 
                                     Species Todiramphus gertrudae Murphy, 1924 – Niau Kingfisher, Martin-chasseur de Niau 
                                     Species Todiramphus godeffroyi (Finsch, 1877) – Marquesan Kingfisher, Alción de las Marquesas, Martin-chasseur des Marquises, Marquesas Kingfisher 
                                     Species Todiramphus lazuli (Temminck, 1830) – Lazuli Kingfisher, Alción lapislázuli, Martin-chasseur lazuli 
                                     Species Todiramphus leucopygius (J. Verreaux, 1858) – Ultramarine Kingfisher, Alción ultramar, Martin-chasseur outremer 
                                     Species Todiramphus macleayii (Jardine & Selby, 1830) – Forest Kingfisher, Alción del Macleay, Martin-chasseur forestier 
                                     Species Todiramphus nigrocyaneus (Wallace, 1862) – Blue-black Kingfisher, Alción oscuro, Martin-chasseur bleu-noir 
                                     Species Todiramphus pelewensis (Wiglesworth, 1891) – Rusty-capped Kingfisher, Alción de Palau, Martin-chasseur des Palau, Palau Kingfisher 
                                     Species Todiramphus pyrrhopygius (Gould, 1841) – Red-backed Kingfisher, Alción culirrojo, Martin-chasseur à dos de feu 
                                     Species Todiramphus recurvirostris Lafresnaye, 1842 – Flat-billed Kingfisher, Alción piquiplano, Martin-chasseur des Samoa 
                                     Species Todiramphus reichenbachii Hartlaub, 1852 – Pohnpei Kingfisher, Alción de Pohnpei, Martin-chasseur de Ponapé 
                                     Species Todiramphus ruficollaris (Holyoak, 1974) – Mewing Kingfisher, Alción de Mangaia, Martin-chasseur de Mangaia, Mangaia Kingfisher 
                                     Species Todiramphus sacer (J. F. Gmelin, 1788) – Pacific Kingfisher, Martin-chasseur du Pacifique 
                                     Species Todiramphus sanctus (Vigors & Horsfield, 1827) – Sacred Kingfisher, Alción sagrado, Martin-chasseur sacré 
                                     Species Todiramphus saurophagus (Gould, 1843) – Beach Kingfisher, Alción lagartijero, Martin-chasseur à tête blanche 
                                     Species Todiramphus sordidus (Gould, 1842) – Torresian Kingfisher, Martin-chasseur de Torrès 
                                     Species Todiramphus tristrami (E. L. Layard, 1880) – Melanesian Kingfisher, Martin-chasseur de Tristram 
                                     Species Todiramphus tutus (J. F. Gmelin, 1788) – Chattering Kingfisher, Alción respetado, Martin-chasseur respecté 
                                     Species Todiramphus veneratus (J. F. Gmelin, 1788) – Society Kingfisher, Tahitian Kingfisher, Alción venerado de Tahití, Martin-chasseur vénéré, Tahiti Kingfisher 
                                     Species Todiramphus winchelli (Sharpe, 1877) – Winchell's Kingfisher, Rufous-lored Kingfisher, Alción cuellirrojo, Martin-chasseur de Winchell 

  Reference for:    
  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: Todiramphus   
  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   
  Reference for: Todiramphus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Dickinson, Edward C., ed.  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World, 3rd edition   
  Page(s): 1039   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-11701-2   
  Reference for: Todiramphus   

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