Woodland Kingfisher
Halcyon senegalensis
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The woodland kingfisher is found in wooded and bushed grassland. The right lower bird was in Arusha NP (2-08), courtesy of Fain Zimmerman. The top photo of an adult feeding an immature was taken at Mwiba (3-18). The left 3rd row photo was taken at Lake Manyara NP (1-11), courtesy of Colin Beale; the left 4th row bird was in Ngorongoro Crater (1-08); the right 4th row, Murchison Falls-Uganda (1-23), courtesy of Karine Van der Vurst. All of the others were photographed in Tarangire. The southern race cyanoleuca is shown in the enlargements (#1): note the black wedge behind the eye. Click the photo above for 10 enlargements including another immature.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-24 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Fain Zimmerman, Colin Beale, Rick Carlson, Paul Oliver, Stuart Webb
Karine Van der Vurst, Claudia Mohr

Last Update this page: 6-08-24