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Species profile—Todiramphus pyrrhopygius (red-backed kingfisher)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Halcyonidae (kookaburras and kingfishers) → Todiramphus pyrrhopygius (red-backed kingfisher)

Photo of Todiramphus pyrrhopygius (red-backed kingfisher) - Queensland Government

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Halcyonidae (kookaburras and kingfishers)
Scientific name
Todiramphus pyrrhopygius (Gould, 1841)
Common name
red-backed kingfisher
WildNet taxon ID
1761
Synonym(s)
Todiramphus pyrrhopygia
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
Terrestrial

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=1761

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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