Green-and-rufous Kingfisher

Green-and-rufous Kingfisher, Chloroceryle inda

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Scientific name: Chloroceryle inda




Call: chip-chip-chip

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Green-and-rufous Kingfisher Subspecies
Scientific name Range
Chloroceryle inda SE Nicaragua to n Bolivia, e Paraguay and s Brazil

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