The Malagasy Kingfisher or Madagascar Kingfisher (Alcedo vintsioides) is a River Kingfisher found in Madagascar - an island nation off the southeastern coast of Africa. and Mayotte (Comoros) - between northwestern Madagascar and northeastern Mozambique. It inhabits subtropical or tropical mangrove forests.
This species is closely related to the Malachite Kingfisher (Alcedo cristata) from mainland Africa.
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