Bird Pictures Archive

Record details

BirdPix:   1452
Province:   Western Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3418AB
Observer:   McSweeney Michael
Date of record:   2013-02-07
Number of photos:   3
Notes:   MK regurgitating a bone-meal and then stunning his catch!
Last updated:   2018-10-24 08:36:57
Sp. code:   397
Species name:   Alcedo cristata
Common name:   Malachite Kingfisher -- Kuifkopvisvanger
Family:   Alcedinidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Malachite Kingfisher
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:
VM-number: 1452 - photo: 1
VM-number: 1452 - photo: 2
VM-number: 1452 - photo: 3

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Jason Kyle Boyce
Date:   2013-02-18 22:01:27
Species name:   Alcedo cristata -- Malachite Kingfisher; Kuifkopvisvanger
Species code:   397

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