Alcedo cyanopectus

This taxon is Not Recognised as a species by BirdLife International.

Taxonomic note

Ceyx cyanopectus and C. nigrirostris (del Hoyo and Collar 2014) were previously placed in the genus Alcedo and lumped as A. cyanopectus following Sibley and Monroe (1990, 1993), the gender agreement of which followed David and Gosselin (2002a).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Alcedo cyanopectus. Downloaded from on 04/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 04/12/2016.