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Pied kingfisher

Ceryle rudis


This is a medium sized kingfisher, about 25 cm (9.8 in) long with a white with a black mask, a white supercilium and black breast bands. The crest is neat and the upperparts are barred in black. Several subspecies are recognized within the broad distribution.


Lake Naivasha with many floodet trees and much dead wood at the border.

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Benno Ibold
Benno Ibold 2 years ago

Thank you, SarahWhitt.

SarahWhitt 2 years ago

Beautiful bird, Benno Ibold!

Benno Ibold
Spotted by
Benno Ibold

Nakuru, Kenya

Lat: -0.76, Long: 36.42

Spotted on Jul 24, 2017
Submitted on Sep 27, 2017

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