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Pied Kingfisher

(Ceryle rudis)
Size: 25-27 cm (incl. bill, 5 cm)
Description     Classification     Distribution     Sightings     Photos     Breeding     Nest     Eggs     Behaviour     Food     Call/s

Physical description

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Taxonomy, classification

See Pied Kingfisher at Wikipedia .

Range, habitat

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Sightings

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Photos

Race "rudis"

ADULT

FEMALE

Near-frontal view of a female Pied Kingfisher; note the characteristic single, broken black breast band (photo courtesy of M. Eaton)
[November 2017]

Near-frontal view of a female Pied Kingfisher (photo courtesy of S. Kirkby)

Near-lateral view of a female Pied Kingfisher; note the characteristic single, broken black breast band (photo courtesy of M. Eaton)
[November 2017]

Lateral view of a female Pied Kingfisher with its crest ruffled by wind (photo courtesy of M. Eaton)
[September 2018]

Near-dorsal view of a female Pied Kingfisher (photo courtesy of M. Eaton)
[September 2018]

Near-dorsal view of a female Pied Kingfisher (photo courtesy of S. Kirkby)

Sex unknown

Dorsal view of a Pied Kingfisher (photo courtesy of M. Eaton)
[September 2018]

Dorsal view of a Pied Kingfisher (photo courtesy of M. Eaton)
[November 2017]

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