Nonnatives - Ringed Kingfisher

Ringed Kingfisher - Ceryle torquata

 

Florida's Exotic Wildlife. Species detail.

First year: 1995

Extirpated year:

Established status: Species have populations whose status is unknown.

Estimated Florida range: 1 county  Not reported breeding

Statewide trend: Unknown status

Threats to natives:

Species Account: Native to Central America.

Habitats: 

County First Year Extirpated Year Breeding status Notes
Volusia 1995   Not reported breeding  

References

Pranty, B. 1996d. Field observations [fall report: August-November 1995]. Florida Field Naturalist 24:48-59.

Back to Nonnative Birds



FWC Facts:
American eels spend 10 to 20 years in fresh or brackish waters only to migrate hundreds of miles to spawn in saltwater in the Atlantic’s Sargasso Sea.

Learn More at AskFWC