Coraciiformes
Roller birds

Zur Ordnung Coraciiformes gehören folgende Familien:

  • Coraciidae (Racken)
  • Brachypteraciidae (Erdracken)
  • Meropidae (Spinte oder Bienenfresser)
  • Todidae (Todies)
  • Momotidae (Motmots oder Sägeracken)
  • Alcedinidae (Eigentliche Eisvögel oder Königsfischer)
  • Halcyonidae (Baum-Eisvögel oder Lieste)
  • Cerylidae (Wasser-Eisvögel oder Gürtelfischer)

latin name english name
Alcedinidae River-kingfishers
Cerylidae Water-kingfishers
Coraciidae Rollers
Halcyonidae Tree-kingfishers
Meropidae Bee-eaters
Motmotidae Motmots
Todidae
trivial name latin name
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster
Blue-winged Kookaburra Dacelo leachii
European Roller Coracias garrulus
Blue-tailed Bee-eater Merops philippinus
Brown-hooded Kingfisher Halcyon albiventris
White-throated Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis
Broad-billed Tody Todus subulatus
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis
Lilac-breasted Roller Coracias caudata
Sacred or Flat-billed Kingfisher Todiramphus sanctus
Pied kingfisher Ceryle rudis
Grey-headed kingfisher Halcyon leucocephala
Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
Collared Kingfisher Todiramphus chloris
Malachite Kingfisher Corythornis cristatus
Indian Roller Coracias benghalensis
Kookaburra Dacelo novaeguineae
Black-capped Kingfisher Halcyon pileata
Blue-throated Bee-eater Merops viridis
Blue-bellied Roller Coracias cyanogaster
Giant Kingfisher Megaceryle maxima
Rufous-bellied Kookaburra Dacelo gaudichaud
Ringed Kingfisher Megaceryle torquata
Red-throated bee-eater Merops bulocki
Northern Carmine Bee-eater Merops nubicus
Woodland kingfisher Halcyon senegalensis
Rufous-crowned Roller Coracias naevius
Crested Kingfischer Megaceryle lugubris
Turquoise-browed Motmot Eumomota superciliosa
White-throated bee-eater Merops albicollis
White-fronted bee-eater Merops bullockoides
Blue-breasted kingfisher Halcyon malimbica
African pygmy kingfisher Ispidina picta
Little Bee-eater Merops pusillus