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African Pygmy Kingfisher
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Coraciiformes
Family: Alcedinidae
Genus: Ispidina
Kaup, 1848

I. picta
I. lecontei

Ispidina is a genus of very small insectivorous African water kingfishers. Its members are often absorbed into Ceyx [1]. They are:


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