Alcedo

Taxobox
name = "Alcedo"



image_caption = Madagascar Kingfisher
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Chordata
classis = Aves
ordo = Coraciiformes
familia = Alcedinidae
genus = "Alcedo"
genus_authority = Linnaeus, 1758
subdivision_ranks = Species
subdivision =see text

"Alcedo" is a genus of birds in the Alcedinidae family.

It contains the following species:
* Blyth's Kingfisher ("Alcedo hercules")
* Common Kingfisher ("Alcedo atthis")
* Half-collared Kingfisher ("Alcedo semitorquata")
* Shining Blue Kingfisher ("Alcedo quadribrachys")
* Blue-eared Kingfisher ("Alcedo meninting")
* Azure Kingfisher ("Alcedo azurea")
* Bismarck Kingfisher ("Alcedo websteri")
* Blue-banded Kingfisher ("Alcedo euryzona")
* Indigo-banded Kingfisher ("Alcedo cyanopectus")
* Silvery Kingfisher ("Alcedo argentata")
* Malachite Kingfisher ("Alcedo cristata")
* Madagascar Kingfisher ("Alcedo vintsioides")
* São Tomé Kingfisher ("Alcedo thomensis")
* Príncipe Kingfisher ("Alcedo nais")
* White-bellied Kingfisher ("Alcedo leucogaster")
* Small Blue Kingfisher ("Alcedo coerulescens")
* Little Kingfisher ("Alcedo pusilla")


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