Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis

Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis



The common kingfisher (Alcedo atthis) also known as the Eurasian kingfisher, and river kingfisher, is a small kingfisher with seven subspecies recognized within its wide distribution across Eurasia and North Africa. It is resident in much of its range, but migrates from areas where rivers freeze in winter.

Factsheet: Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 

 

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