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Corythornis
Corythornis cristatus 2
Malachite Kingfisher (Corythornis cristatus)
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Coraciiformes
Family Alcedinidae
Alcedininae
Genus Corythornis

Corythornis is a genus of small African river kingfishers in the Alcedinidae family.

Species

It contains the following species:

Malachite Kingfisher (Pallas, 1764) (Corythornis cristatus)
 Príncipe Kingfisher (Corythornis cristatus nais)
 São Tomé Kingfisher (Corythornis cristatus thomensis)
White-bellied Kingfisher (Fraser, 1843) (Corythornis leucogaster)
Madagascan Pygmy Kingfisher (Linnaeus, 1766) (Corythornis madagascariensis)
Malagasy Kingfisher (Eydoux & Gervais, 1836) Corythornis vintsioides)
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