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Brown-hooded Kingfisher
Halcyon albiventris
Chocolate-backed Kingfisher
Halcyon badia
  Verreaux, J. & Verreaux, E., 1851
Striped Kingfisher
Halcyon chelicuti
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Chocolate-backed Kingfisher
Halcyon badia
Budongo FR, Uganda - 2007-03-03
© Nils Abrahamsson
 



Field guides

Plate/page: 112

Stevenson, T. and Fanshawe, J.
The Birds of East Africa: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi

Plate/page: 164

Borrow, N. and Demey, R.
Birds of Ghana

Plate/page: 274

Sinclair, I. and Ryan, P.
Birds of Africa south of the Sahara. First edition.

Plate/page: 66

Borrow, N. and Demey, R.
Birds of Western Africa


References

  • Halcyon badia: Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2017. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2016.
  • Stevenson, T. and Fanshawe, J.: The Birds of East Africa: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi; T. & A. D. Poyser, London, October 2001; ISBN:0-85661-079-8
  • Borrow, N. and Demey, R.: Birds of Ghana; Christopher Helm, 2010; ISBN:1-408-12279-0
  • Borrow, N. and Demey, R.: Birds of Western Africa; Helm, 2001; ISBN:0-713-63959-8
  • Sinclair, I. and Ryan, P.: Birds of Africa south of the Sahara. First edition.; Struik, 2003; ISBN:1-868-72857-9
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    Scientific Classification
    Kingdom Animals
    Animalia
    Phylum Chordates
    Chordata
    Class Birds
    Aves
    Order Kingfishers, Bee-Eaters, Rollers
    Coraciiformes
    Family Kingfishers
    Alcedinidae
    Genus Halcyon
    Species Chocolate-backed Kingfisher
    badia
    Verreaux, J. & Verreaux, E., 1851

      badia 
    Sierra Leone to w Uganda, e Zaire and n Angola
      lopezi 
    Bioko I. (Gulf of Guinea)
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     LC  IUCN Red List 2015
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