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Sacred kingfisher – Todiramphus sanctus

Todiramphus sanctus (sacred kingfisher) immature © Queensland Government

Common name

sacred kingfisher

Scientific name

Todiramphus sanctus

Kingdom

animals

Class

Aves (birds)

Family

Halcyonidae (kookaburras and kingfishers)

NCA status

Least concern

EPBC status

-

Wetland indicator

Endemicity

Not endemic to Australia - naturally occurs in Queensland, interstate and overseas

Further resources


This page should be cited as:

Sacred kingfisher – Todiramphus sanctus, WetlandInfo, Department of Environment and Heritage Protection, Queensland, viewed 31 August 2016, <http://wetlandinfo.ehp.qld.gov.au/wetlands/ecology/components/species/?todiramphus-sanctus>.

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