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White-throated Kingfisher  Geotagged,Halcyon smyrnensis,Israel,White-throated Kingfisher Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

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  1. Beautiful closeup! Posted 6 years ago
  2. Beautiful capture! Posted 6 years ago
  3. Stunning!! Posted 6 years ago

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The White-throated Kingfisher also known as the White-breasted Kingfisher or Smyrna Kingfisher, is a tree kingfisher, widely distributed in Eurasia from Bulgaria, Turkey, West Asia east through the Indian Subcontinent to the Philippines. This kingfisher is a resident over much of its range, although some populations may make short distance movements. It can often be found well away from water where it feeds on a wide range of prey that includes small reptiles, amphibians, crabs, small rodents and.. more

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Uploaded Dec 31, 2012. Captured Sep 6, 2012 20:00 in HaCarmel 1-7, Rishon LeZion, Israel.
  • NIKON D300S
  • f/6.3
  • 1/1000s
  • ISO400
  • 400mm