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Indigo-banded KingfisherIndigo-banded Kingfisher

Female
Male

Indigo-banded Kingfisher

Scientific name:
Alcedo cyanopecta
Habitat :
Clear freshwater streams
Birdwatch note :
Perches on rocks or branches, diving head first to catch fish. Male has one breast band while female has 2 breast bands.
Photo credit :
Ivor Lee (female), Romy Ocon (male)