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The Common Kingfisher also known as Eurasian Kingfisher, or River Kingfisher, is a small kingfisher with seven subspecies recognized within its wide distribution across Eurasia and North Africa. It is resident in much of its range, but migrates from areas where rivers freeze in winter.

This sparrow-sized bird has the typical short-tailed, large-headed kingfisher profile; it has blue upperparts, orange underparts and a long bill. It feeds mainly on fish, caught by diving, and has special.. more

Species identified by Jivko Nakev
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By Jivko Nakev

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Uploaded Jan 2, 2019. Captured Dec 28, 2018 17:38 in Aggelou Sikelianou 21, Lefkada 311 00, Greece.
  • Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
  • f/5.6
  • 1/800s
  • ISO250
  • 560mm