Ceryle


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Synonyms for Ceryle

a genus of birds of the family Alcedinidae

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6 Unidentified swifts Apodidae 7 0 0 Belted kingfisher Ceryle alcyon 6 0.
The birds that feed in the shallows also include grebes (Podicipediformes), various ducks and swans (Anatidae), gulls (Laridae), terns (Sternidae), and belted kingfishers, Ceryle alcyon (Bent et al.
vociferus Wilson, whip-poor- I C will Chordeiles minor (Forster), I O common nighthawk Order Apodiformes (swifts and hummingbirds) Family Apodidae (swifts) Chaetura pelagica (Linnaeus), I A chimney swift Family Trochilidae (hummingbords) Archilochus colubris (Linnaeus), I C ruby-throated hummingbird Selasphorus rufus (Gmelin), I R rufous hummingbird Order Coraciiformes (todies, motmots, and kingfishers) Family Alcedinidae (kingfishers) Ceryle alcyon (Linnaeus), belted I O kingfisher Order Piciformes (woodpeckers and allies) Family Picidae (woodpeckers) Colaptes auratus (Linnaeus), I C northern flicker Dryocopus pileatus (Linnaeus), I O pileated woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus (Linnaeus), I C red-bellied woodspecker M.