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Kofiau Paradise Kingfisher
06 09 008 Tanysiptera ellioti
Information
Range Indonesian island of Kofiau.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Coraciiformes
Family Alcedinidae
Halcyoninae
Genus Tanysiptera
Species Tanysiptera ellioti
Conservation Status
VUSpecies
Vulnerable

The Kofiau paradise kingfisher (Tanysiptera ellioti), is a species of tree kingfisher endemic to the Indonesian island of Kofiau. This little-known bird is sometimes considered a subspecies of the common paradise kingfisher (Tanysiptera galatea).

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