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|The only KingFisher in the region with a pied black and white plumage. |
The male has a double breast band, the female a single, incomplete band. Frequently hovers over water before diving to seize a fish.
Habitat : Any open stretch of fresh water, coastal lagoon and tidal rock pools. ommon throughout but absent from some dry western areas.
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What an amazing surprise, a pied kingfisher! It certainly gives a magpie a run for its colours!
Excellent capture and excellent presentation! Well done.
Merci beaucoup, Jay
- [2007-01-12 3:25]
Great focus, sharpness and details. Liked the composition a lot. TFS
thank you for this sharp pic, Ori
- [2007-01-12 8:35]
Great capture of this bird.
POV and background are great,
- swinny (28)
- [2007-01-13 14:19]
hi farid, one of my favorite bird speices
and one i havent managed to take a shot of yet,
a lovely bird and a great photo well taken
keep them coming