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Blue-black Kingfisher
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Todiramphus nigrocyaneus nigrocyaneus
Information
Range Papua New Guinea and adjacent islands Salawati, Batanta and Yapen.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Coraciiformes
Family Alcedinidae
Halcyoninae
Genus Todiramphus
Species Todiramphus nigrocyaneus
Conservation Status
DDSpecies
Data Deficient

The Blue-black kingfisher (Todiramphus nigrocyaneus), is a species of tree kingfisher in the Alcedinidae family. It is found in Papua New Guinea and adjacent islands Salawati, Batanta and Yapen. It is considered rare (although it may be more common in Papua) and declining with threats being logging of lowland swamp forests and declining water quality.

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