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African Pygmy Kingfisher African Pygmy Kingfisher (Ceyx picta) 

Order: Kingfishers, Rollers, Bee-eaters (Coraciiformes); Family: Kingfishers (Alcedinidae)
Four-letter code**: APKI
Status: No status

Alternate Name(s):
African Pygmy Kingfisher (Ceyx picta)A Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World, 0-12-3569-10-9, 1991
Pigmy Kingfisher (Ceyx picta)Peterson Field Guide Birds of West Africa, , 1977
Pygmy Kingfisher (Ceyx picta)Illustrated Guide to the Birds of Southern Africa, 0-691-04469-4, 1993
Pygmy Kingfisher (Ispidina picta)Collins Field Guide Birds of East Africa, 0-00-219179-2, 1963

African Pygmy Kingfisher by C. Vadai
by C. Vadai

Known Ranges
Resident: West Africa, East Africa,N Southern Africa,N Central Africa, Ethiopia (N East Africa), Angola (NW Southern Africa), South Africa (S Southern Africa)

Reported in
  • - Bafia, Centrale, Cameroon 4 times between 2010-06-12 and 2010-08-16
  • - Serengeti NP, , Tanzania in 2013-12-17

  • All reported sightings, by month

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