Black-backed Kingfisher (Ceyx erithacus)
Local namePekaka Api
Size (cm)14
HabitatMangroves
DistributionPeninsular Malaysia: Resident Migrant (Totally Protected)
Sarawak: Resident Migrant (Protected)
Sabah: Resident Migrant
Status--
DetailsAlso known as Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher
ReferenceAllen 302 (plate 38), Robson 172 (plate 15)

© Cheong Weng Chun
PhotographerCheong Weng Chun
LocationTaman Rimba Ampang, Selangor 
Date29 March 2005 
DetailsRufous-backed morph 

© Ooi Beng Yean
PhotographerOoi Beng Yean
LocationKuala Ganda, Pahang 
DateJune 2003 
DetailsRufous-backed morph 

© Ong Kiem Sian
PhotographerOng Kiem Sian
LocationPanti Forest, Johor 
DateJuly 2001 
DetailsRufous-backed morph 

© Neoh family
PhotographerNeoh family
LocationPedu Lake, Kedah 
Date4 June 2006 
DetailsCross between Ruphous-backed and Black-backed? 

© ANG
PhotographerANG
LocationSelai, Endau Rompin, Johor 
Date25 August 2006 
Detailsblack-backed morph (?) 

© Alagan
PhotographerAlagan
LocationBukit Rengit, Pahang 
Date1 January 2007 
Details 

© Chan Ah Lak
PhotographerChan Ah Lak
LocationBukit Rengit, Pahang 
DateDecember 2006 
Details 
More images can be found at the Oriental Bird Image Database
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