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Species profile—Ceyx pusillus (little kingfisher)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Alcedinidae (kingfishers) → Ceyx pusillus (little kingfisher)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Alcedinidae (kingfishers)
Scientific name
Ceyx pusillus (Temminck, 1836)
Common name
little kingfisher
WildNet taxon ID
1777
Synonym(s)
Alcedo pusilla
Ceyx pusilla
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Wetland status
Wetland Indicator Species
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
Aquatic & 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=1777

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

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
23 October 2019
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