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SACRED KINGFISHER (Todiramphus sanctus)
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Sacred kingfisher

A very common bird around the seashore and mown grass areas at Lord Howe Island. Some days you can cycle down the airstrip road and count 15 sitting on fenceposts, looking out for worms, beetles and grasshoppers on the short mown airfield grass.

Length: 20cm

 
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