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Indigo-banded Kingfisher

Indigo-banded Kingfisher

Scientific name:
Alcedo cyanopecta
Habitat :
Clear freshwater streams up to 1500m.
Birdwatch note :
Flies very fast and low over water. Told from the Common Kingfisher by darker head, wings and tail and the presence of 1 or 2 complete breast bands.
Photo credit :
Romy Ocon, www.pbase.com/liquidstone
Location:
Alaminos, Laguna