family of unknown status
The kingfishers (Alcedinidae) comprise three monophyletic clades (Alcedininae, Cerylinae, and Daceloninae) (Moyle 2006); some taxonomists elevate them to family status (Sibley and Monroe 1990, Christidis and Boles 2008)
International Ornithologists Union (IOU):
IOC World Bird Names, 2013-08-05.
Accessed via http://www.gbif.org/species/111297808 on 2015-03-29
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This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. It was last updated according to the publisher on Jun 15, 2014.
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