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- proper noun A taxonomic
genuswithin the family Alcedinidae.
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Only one of these species is considered threatened: the vulnerable blue-capped kingfisher (Actenoides hombroni).
Bougainville Island will be familiar to you if you’ve read about obscure and/or recently extinct birds, as it was famously home to the Moustached kingfisher Actenoides bougainvillea (a species which hasn’t been seen for four decades, and may well be extinct), among others.