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Variable Kingfisher

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Variable dwarf Kingfisher Alternate name
Ceyx lepidus Scientific name
Coraciiformes Order
Alcedinidae Family   
Moist forest & shrubland, near rivers, streams & creeks, below 1,300m in: [Indonesia: Biak, Halmahera, (Mollucas:- Buru) Sulawesi Waigeo] Island of New Guinea [Melanesia:- Bismark, D'Entrecasteaux Archipelago Louisiades, Milne Bay Islands, New Britain, Papua New Guinea, Solomons archipelago] New Guinea [Philippines:- Mindanao, Negros, Panay, Samar, Seram] Habitat-Altitude-Range
1079 World Number

Least Concern



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Variable Kingfisher song?
(Ceyx lepidus solitarius)
Nick Athanas XC18803
21-06-2007, Papua New Guinea

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