Species of Thailand
Malay blue-banded kingfisher
Thai: นกกะเต็นน้อยแถบอกดำ, nok kraten noi thaep ok dam
Binomial name: Alcedo peninsulae, Coenraad Jacob Temminck, 1830
The blue-banded kingfisher (Alcedo euryzona), also called the Javan blue-banded kingfisher, is a species of bird in the Alcedinidae family that is endemic to the island of Java in Indonesia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical mangrove forests, and rivers. It is critically endangered due to habitat loss. The Malay blue-banded kingfisher was recently differentiated from this species.
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Videos of Malay blue-banded kingfisher
- Alcedo peninsulae
- Malay blue-banded kingfisher
- Blue-banded kingfisher
- Javan blue-banded kingfisher
- Thai: นกกะเต็นน้อยแถบอกดำ, nok kraten noi thaep ok dam
Critically Endangered (IUCN3.1)
- Chaloem Phrakiat Thai Prachan National Park
- Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary
- Kaeng Krachan National Park
- Khao Banthad Wildlife Sanctuary
- Khao Luang National Park
- Khao Nam Khang National Park
- Khao Sok National Park
- Ko Samui District, Surat Thani
- Mueang Krabi District, Krabi
- San Kala Khiri National Park
- Sri Phang-nga National Park
- Takua Pa District, Phang Nga
Range map of Alcedo peninsulae in Thailand
Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.
Special thanks to Ton Smits and Parinya Pawangkhanant for their help with many range data.
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