Forest Kingfisher

Todiramphus macleayii

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The forest kingfisher (Todiramphus macleayii), also known as the Macleay's or blue kingfisher, is a species of kingfisher in the subfamily Halcyoninae, also known as tree kingfishers. It is a predominantly blue and white bird. It is found in Indonesia, New Guinea and coastal eastern and northern Australia. Like many other kingfishers, it hunts invertebrates and small frogs and lizards.

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  1. (c) Tan Kok Hui, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/10151562
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Todiramphus_macleayii

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