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white throated kingfisher  Halcyon smyrnensis,White-throated Kingfisher Click/tap to enlarge

white throated kingfisher

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  1. Saw this on twitter awesome shot Posted 7 years ago
    1. Thanks Scott.... Posted 7 years ago

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The white-throated kingfisher, also known as the white-breasted kingfisher is a tree kingfisher, widely distributed in Asia from the Sinai 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 even birds.

Species identified by Ragisha Kottamal
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By Regeesh Kottamal

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Uploaded Jan 3, 2013. Captured Oct 13, 2011 14:06.
  • Canon PowerShot SX30 IS
  • f/5.8
  • 1/202s
  • ISO320
  • 150.5mm