Is Kingfisher A Bird

Is Kingfisher A Bird. The familiar australian kingfisher known as the laughing kookaburra (dacelo novaeguineae) is the heaviest species with females reaching nearly 500 grams (18 oz) in weight. The adult female averages slightly larger than the adult male.

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They fly rapidly, low over water, and hunt fish from riverside perches, occasionally hovering above the water's surface. These early images showed in detail the prey, the foraging skills and the development of chicks in the nest and as fledgings. The kingfisher birds belong to the order coraciiformes and family alcedinidae.

The common kingfisher, also known as the eurasian kingfisher and river kingfisher, is a small kingfisher with seven subspecies recognized within its wide distribution across eurasia and north africa.

Kingfisher habitat is widespread, however absent from northern scotland. Both male and female kingfishers take turns to dig a tunnel with a nest chamber at the end of it. These early images showed in detail the prey, the foraging skills and the development of chicks in the nest and as fledgings. This kingfisher can weigh from 113 to 178 g (4.0 to 6.3 oz).