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