Sombre Kingfisher

The Sombre Kingfisher is a species of bird in the Alcedinidae family. It is endemic to Indonesia.

The Sombre Kingfisher is classified as Vulnerable (VU), considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild.

The Sombre Kingfisher (Todiramphus funebris) is a species of bird in the Alcedinidae family. It is endemic to Indonesia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical mangrove forests, subtropical or tropical swamps, and plantations . It is threatened by habitat loss. References - * BirdLife International 2004. Todiramphus funebris. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 24 July 2007. More

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Sombre Kingfisher Todiramphus funebris - Adult male Sombre Kingfisher Photographer : More

Images Sombre kingfisher on branch The sombre kingfisher’s Latin name funebris, means pertaining to burial or funeral, and refers to this bird’s dark plumage. The upperparts are blackish to olive-green on the male, and olive-brown on the female, whilst the underparts are white. The ... More

Sombre kingfisher on branch Sombre kingfisher on branchPrint factsheet Facts - Synonyms: Todirhamphus funebris Kingdom Animalia Phylum Chordata Class Aves Order Coraciiformes Family Alcedinidae Genus Todiramphus (1) Size More

Sombre Kingfisher Todiramphus funebris 2009 IUCN Red List Category (as evaluated by BirdLife International - the official Red List Authority for birds for IUCN): Vulnerable Justification This forest kingfisher is considered Vulnerable because its small population is undergoing a decline as a result of increasing habitat loss and degradation. More

Sombre Kingfisher Todirhamphus funebris = Described by: Bonaparte (1850) Alternate common name(s): Halmahera Kingfisher, Funereal Kingfisher, Moluccan Kingfisher, Olive-backed Kingfisher Old scientific name(s): Halcyon funebris Photographs No photographs are available for this species Range N. Moluccas; Restricted range; Halmahera, Ternate and possibly Tidore Is. More

Sombre Kingfisher, Halmahera, Indonesia, Sidangoli Aug 2008 © jon hornbuckle A tricky bird to spot as it seems to spend the day perched quietly in the forest Send this as a postcard Sombre Kingfisher - Sombre Kingfisher, Indonesia, Halmahera Sept 2009 © dave farrow A Halmahera endemic - seen well on the most recent Birdquest to the island see tour report here Sombre Kingfisher - More

Red-necked Sparrowhawk, Sombre Kingfisher and in Rich’s case Scarlet-breasted Fruit-dove and Moluccan Starling. My views of the night birds were not good, proving Rich’s point that you should always go for them at the first opportunity, especially pre-dawn. We tried hard for the Roller, a disappointing miss. We were shown a good video of a Drummer Rail taken by a lucky Swede a few weeks earlier – at the pond down the trail at c.Km 3, but time spent there was unrewarding for me. More

Order : Coraciiformes
Family : Alcedinidae
Genus : Todiramphus
Species : funebris
Authority : Bonaparte, 1850