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Woodland kingfisher

Halcyon senegalensis

Description:

Brilliant blue upper parts, black shoulder patch and two toned beak.

Habitat:

Woodland


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19 Comments

Frederic Ansermoz
Frederic Ansermoz 6 years ago

NIce species and photograph.
I try to take pictures of a kingfisher here in South of France but no success yet.
Congrats

The MnMs
The MnMs 6 years ago

Beautiful!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 7 years ago

Lovely!!!

MaithiliSave
MaithiliSave 7 years ago

Beautiful.

achmmad
achmmad 7 years ago

I called it 'unyu' ...

RachaelB
RachaelB 7 years ago

Unfortunately we don't get them in Australia, I had to go to Africa to see this one!

Piali Bopanna
Piali Bopanna 7 years ago

Beautiful colour!

Jake Barnes
Jake Barnes 7 years ago

Great photos

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner 7 years ago

What amazing colours! I'd love to see one of these. I dont think we get them in Queensland.

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 7 years ago

Wonderful photos!

harsuame
harsuame 7 years ago

Fantastico!! Hermoso...

animaisfotos
animaisfotos 7 years ago

You have quite a collection of exotic birds... Beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

KatCuff
KatCuff 7 years ago

Great capture!!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 7 years ago

Beautiful

Kittycat22
Kittycat22 7 years ago

Wow!!

RachaelB
RachaelB 7 years ago

Thanks guys, I was really lucky that he was more curious than frightened which allowed me to get so close!

ChristyHolland
ChristyHolland 7 years ago

Beautiful! Nice shots!

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

Both gorgeous photos!

Atul
Atul 7 years ago

superb spot!
Suggest you to put the second pic as the main pic , its too good!

RachaelB
Spotted by
RachaelB

Mpumalanga, South Africa

Lat: -24.39, Long: 31.78

Spotted on Jan 22, 2012
Submitted on Mar 1, 2012

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