Common Paradise Kingfisher (species: Tanysiptera (Tanysiptera) galatea) in taxonomy (Gaia Guide)
Tanysiptera (Tanysiptera) galatea
Common Paradise Kingfisher

©Francesco Veronesi: Common Paradise Kingfisher (Tanysiptera (Tanysiptera) galatea)

©J.G. Keulemans and Bowdler Sharpe: Common Paradise Kingfisher (Tanysiptera (Tanysiptera) galatea)
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Coraciiformes
Family Alcedinidae
Genus Tanysiptera
Species Tanysiptera (Tanysiptera) galatea
Status least concern



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • From 29 cm to 35 cm (Including the long tail)


  • Wingspan data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Distribution and habitat preferences

It is found in Australia, Indonesia, and Papua New Guinea. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. (Wikipedia)

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