20 September 2017

In praise of - Pied Kingfishers

Pied Kingfisher - Ceryl rudis

Exuberant, noisy, full of life - Pied Kingfishers brighten a great swathe of the "Old World" from East Africa to South China...


Pied Kingfisher - Ceryl rudis

Pied Kingfisher - Ceryl rudis

Pied Kingfisher - Ceryl rudis

Pied Kingfisher - Ceryl rudis

Pied Kingfisher - Ceryl rudis

Pied Kingfisher - Ceryl rudis

Pied Kingfisher - Ceryl rudis

Pied Kingfisher - Ceryl rudis

Pied Kingfisher - Ceryl rudis

Pied Kingfisher - Ceryl rudis

Pied Kingfisher - Ceryl rudis
These photos were taken at Mai Po Nature Reserve, Hong Kong, on 19th September 2017.

5 comments:

  1. Great series of pictures, John, of a bird I have enjoyed in many locations around the world.

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    1. Thanks David - I saw these in Kenya before I saw the in HK !

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    1. Flexible, robust, adaptable - we can learn life lessons from Pied KFs, I think.

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