Tuesday, 10 October 2017

Order - Coraciiformes
Family - Alcedinidae (Kingfishers)
Banded Kingfisher
Lacedo pulchella
横斑翠鸟
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    Size : 20–24.5 cm; Male 40·8–48.5 g, Female 46.5–54.3 g
    
    (LC : Least Concern)
    Subspecies and Distribution
  • Lacedo pulchella amabilis (A. O. Hume, 1873)
    – S & SE Myanmar E to C Vietnam (C Annam) and S to S Thailand and S Indochina.
  • Lacedo pulchella pulchella (Horsfield, 1821)
    – S Thailand S (including Riau Archipelago) to Sumatra, and E to Java; also N Natuna Is.

Lacedo pulchella ssp. pulchella
Date : 17 September 2016
Location : Tasik Pedu, Daerah Padang Terap, Kedah

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