Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Common Kingfisher

Alcedo atthis

1 Species ID Suggestions

Atul
Atul 9 years ago
Common Kingfisher or Eurasian Kingfisher
Alcedo atthis


Sign in to suggest organism ID

6 Comments

KartikBhat
KartikBhat 9 years ago

Thats right Ashish.....every time I went close to 100 yards of these birds,they fly away.Had a real tough time getting this shot.Its very difficult to shot Kings without a telephoto lens.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

True Emma... They had great sharp eyes...

KartikBhat
KartikBhat 9 years ago

Thanks Atul

Atul
Atul 9 years ago

kartik this is a common kingfisher
very nice pic though pal

KartikBhat
KartikBhat 9 years ago

Emma thats right it is concentrating on the lake below.....I shot it near a lake.

Hema
Hema 9 years ago

He is watching which such concentration!

KartikBhat
Spotted by
KartikBhat

Karnataka, India

Spotted on Sep 14, 2011
Submitted on Sep 14, 2011

Related Spottings

Alcedo atthis 普通翠鳥 Alcedo atthis 普通翠鳥 Alcedo atthis 普通翠鳥 Alcedo atthis 普通翠鳥

Nearby Spottings

Long-legged Marsh Glider Spotting Honeybee Spotting
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors