Kingfishers Found in the Philippines

Ruddy Kingfisher (Halcyon coromanda)


Other birds found in the Philippines


The following Kingfishers occur naturally in the Philippines:

Hombron's Kingfisher or Blue-capped Kingfisher (Actenoides hombroni)

Indigo-banded Kingfisher (Alcedo cyanopectus) - Endemic to the Philippines - generally uncommon but locally common resident of the northern and central islands

Philippine Dwarf Kingfisher (Ceyx melanurus)

Ruddy Kingfisher (Halcyon coromanda)Indigo-banded Kingfisher

Rufous-backed Kingfisher (Ceyx rufidorsa) - Found in tropical lowland forests near lakeshores and streamsides

Silvery Kingfisher (Alcedo argentata)

Spotted Wood Kingfisher (Actenoides lindsayi)

Variable Dwarf Kingfisher (Ceyx lepidus)

White-throated Kingfisher (Halcyon smyrnensis) aka White-breasted Kingfisher or Smyrna Kingfisher

Winchell's Kingfisher or Rufous-lored Kingfisher (Todiramphus winchelli) - Endemic

Silvery Kingfisher (Alcedo argentata)Spotted Wood Kingfisher (Actenoides lindsayi)Winchell’s Kingfisher or Rufous-lored Kingfisher (Todiramphus winchelli)White-throated Kingfisher (Halcyon smyrnensis)Rufous-backed Kingfisher (Ceyx rufidorsa)



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