Belted Kingfisher  ( Martin-pêcheur d'Amérique )

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Megaceryle alcyon

Description:    Female Belted Kingfisher
Photo Date:   August 4, 2007 

Location:  

Hilliardton Marsh

Photographer:  

Michael Werner

General Notes

This species was moved in 2007 from the genus Ceryle into the genus Megaceryle, based on evidence from DNA and anatomy.

Abundance: Common Earliest observed date:  

Typical arrival date:

April 28
Breeding Status: Breeding Latest observed date:  

Typical departure date:

October 28