Micronesian Kingfisher

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Micronesian Kingfisher

Extinct in the Wild: Guam Micronesian Kingfisher (Todirhamphus cinnamominus cinnamominus)

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Guam Micronesian Kingfisher

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Female Guam Micronesian Kingfisher

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Todirhamphus cinnamominus Scientific name
Coraciiformes Order
Halcyonidae Family
20-24 cm Length
Forest, mangrove & shrubland in:-  Japan [Micronesia:- Guam & Palau, Pohnpei] (Papua New Guinea, Rare/Accidental,) Bismark. Habitat
 eggs, incubation, by both parents, days, fledging  days. Clutch
Reptiles, crustaceans & large insects. Food  
1118 - TSN: 692702 - Sub-species World Number
(Todiramphus cinnamominus cinnamominus Extinct in the wild Follow link.) ( Todiramphus cinnamominus pelewensis, Todiramphus cinnamominus reichenbachii Least Concern.) Status

Micronesian Kingfisher Todd Mark near Enipein, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia XC75418 song. 

AKA:- Czech: ledňáček mikronéský
Danish: Guamisfugl
German: Zimtkopfliest
English: Guam Kingfisher, Micronesian Kingfisher
Spanish: Alción de Micronesia
Estonian: mikroneesia safiirlind
Finnish: mikronesiankalastaja
French: Martin-chasseur cannelle
Italian: Martin pescatore della Micronesia
Japanese: Miyako-shoubin
Japanese: ズアカショウビン
Latin: Halcyon cinnamomina, Todiramphus cinnamominus, Todiramphus cinnamominus cinnamominus, Todirhamphus cinnamominus, Todirhamphus cinnamominus cinnamominus
Dutch: Micronesische Ijsvogel
Norwegian: Mikronesiaisfugl
Palauan: Cherosech
Polish: lowiec cynamonowy, łowiec cynamonowy
Russian: Микронезийская альциона
Slovak: rybárikovec škoricový
Swedish: Mikronesisk kungsfiskare
Chinese: 桂红翡


Todiramphus [cinnamominus or miyakoensis]

Todiramphus cinnamominus

Todiramphus cinnamominus cinnamominus

Todiramphus cinnamominus pelewensis

Todiramphus cinnamominus reichenbachii

  • Todiramphus cinnamominus cinnamominus: Formerly Guam (Mariana Is.). Extinct in the wild Follow link
  • Todiramphus cinnamominus pelewensis: Palau Islands (w Caroline Islands)
  • Todiramphus cinnamominus reichenbachii: Pohnpei (e Caroline Islands)
  1. Micronesian Kingfisher
    ... bird species in Guam, the Guam Micronesian kingfisher (Halcyon cinnamomina... several institutions captured the last 29 kingfishers between 1984 ...
  2. Micronesian Kingfisher dies at SCBI Front Royal - National ...
    ... We're sad to share that on April 15, 2014, a female Micronesian kingfisher was found dead in her ... Micronesian kingfishers are extinct in the wild. ...
  3. Press Release
    ... of the Micronesian kingfisher may soon become feasible. Additionally, field studies of a different subspecies of wild kingfishers are underway on ...
  4. Where Have the Birds of Guam Gone?
    ... Micronesian Kingfishers are now fed a more natural diet featuring small ... TheMicronesian Kingfisher chick, pictured at the right, was hatched at the ...
  5. Press Release Archives
    ... most endangered species in its collection—a Micronesian kingfisher—Jan. ...This boost brings the total population of Micronesian kingfishers to 129 ...
  6. Conservation and Science of Birds
    ... increase the size and success of the captive breeding program for thekingfishers. Endangered Species Science. Guam Rail; Micronesian Kingfisher ...
  7. Bird News
    ... Recent News. Micronesian Kingfisher Chick Hatches. January 24, 2014. The Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute ...
  8. Smithsonian's National Zoo
    ... Camera traps give scientists a sneak peek at arboreal animals in Peru;Micronesian kingfisher dies at SCBI Front Royal. ...
  9. Center for Species Survival
    ... Learn more. Micronesian Kingfisher. Micronesian kingfisher These endangered birds are difficult to breed in captivity. Zoo ...
  10.  weather
    ... Micronesian kingfishers were another story ... The Zoo recently welcomed the hatching of two Micronesian king- fisher chicks ... of Micronesian kingfisher. ...
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