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Pied Kingfisher

Ceryle rudis

Description:

The Pied Kingfisher (Ceryle rudis) is a water kingfisher and is found widely distributed across Africa and Asia. Their black and white plumage, crest and the habit of hovering over clear lakes and rivers before diving for fish makes it distinctive. Males have a double band across the breast while females have a single gorget that is often broken in the middle

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7 Comments

Desmond.E.S.O
Desmond.E.S.O 6 years ago

It seems like that little would fall right off! haha, great pictures!

Aaron_G
Aaron_G 9 years ago

Excellent!

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

very nice series!

harsuame
harsuame 9 years ago

Espectacular series

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 9 years ago

Fancy hair-do Nice Series!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 9 years ago

Nice series.

bee.jacbs
bee.jacbs 9 years ago

Beautiful pictures! Thanks for the post.

Cyrill
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Cyrill

North-West District, Botswana

Spotted on Apr 22, 2009
Submitted on Jul 7, 2012

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