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Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon

Photo: Kai Wulf

Classification

Alcedinidae [family]
Megaceryle [genus] (2)
alcyon [species]

Classification

Alcedinidae [family]
Megaceryle [genus] (2)
alcyon [species]

Names

Dutch name Bandijsvogel
Alternative Dutch name Noord-Amerikaanse bandijsvogel
English name Belted Kingfisher
Alternative English name Whelkcracker (St. Martin)
Alternative English name Kingfisher (St. Martin)
Alternative English name Sally Benjamin (St. Eustatius)
Papiamento name Kabez Grandi (Bonaire, Curaçao)
Papiamento name Cabez Grandi (Aruba)
Valid name Megaceryle alcyon (Linnaeus, 1758)

Classification