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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaceryle torquatus (Linnaeus, 1766) 
AphiaID: 567849

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 editorMegaceryle (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaceryle torquatus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMegaceryle Kaup, 1848
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeryle torquatus (Linnaeus, 1766) (basionym)
Source  basis of record (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeryle torquatus (Linnaeus, 1766)) Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreat grey kingfisher  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorringed kingfisher  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMartin-pêcheur à ventre roux  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRotbrustfischer  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:567849
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2011-04-07 09:46:00Z  created  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Megaceryle torquatus (Linnaeus, 1766). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=567849 on 2014-12-26
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