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Small to medium sized colored birds with large heads and long sharp pointed bills. They swoop down to catch their prey, which consists of mostly, but not entirely, fish. There are some ninety species and they are found in both the old and new world.
  • All About Birds: Belted Kingfisher

    Identification guide and life history of the Belted Kingfisher, a common waterside resident throughout North America.

  • Arkive: Collared kingfisher (Todiramphus chloris)

    Just one of the many examples of kingfishers belonging to this family group. Includes a link to the group with details of information, photographs, and videos available.

  • Arkive: Kingfishers

    Species information, photographs and videos.

  • RSPB: Kingfisher

    Provides information on the only kingfisher found in the UK. Includes distribution, statistics, legal status, breeding, feeding, and territory.

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