Tuesday 21 May
White-breasted kingfisher (Halcyon smyrnensis)
- The white-breasted kingfisher is mainly found in Asia, although a very small breeding population is known from Europe.
- During the breeding season the white-breasted kingfisher excavates a tunnel into the river bank, into which three to five eggs are laid.
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White-breasted kingfisher fact file
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White-breasted kingfisher description
Information on the white-breasted kingfisher is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.
- Also known as
- White-throated kingfisher. Top
IUCN Red List (March, 2011)
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White-breasted kingfisher status
The white-breasted kingfisher is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).Top
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