Chocolate-backed kingfisher

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Chocolate-backed kingfisher
Halcyon badia PLoS.jpg
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Coraciiformes
Family: Alcedinidae
Genus: Halcyon
Species: H. badia
Binomial name
Halcyon badia
Verreaux & Verreaux, 1851

The chocolate-backed kingfisher (Halcyon badia) is a species of bird in the Halcyonidae family. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, and Uganda.