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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeryle alcyon (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 158984

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCoraciiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAlcedinidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCeryle (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeryle alcyon (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Basionym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaceryle alcyon (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCeryle Boie, 1828
Sources 
source of synonymy ITIS database, available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbandijsvogel  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbelted kingfisher  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1156 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 13" (33 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America. Labrador to the Gulf of Mexico [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158984
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2006-08-28 10:18:39Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-01-27 08:59:47Z  changed  Appeltans, Ward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Ceryle alcyon (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158984 on 2014-11-20
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