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Ceyx lepidus malaitae Mayr, 1935

Malaita variable kingfisher

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1 April 1930 (Mayr, 1935) or later; 1997?

 

Distribution

Malaita, Solomon Islands

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

Holotype: AMNH 226876

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Mayr, Ernst. (1935). Birds collected during the Whitney South Sea expedition, XXX: descriptions of twenty-five new species and subspecies. American Museum Novitates 820: 1-6.

 

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