KINGFISHERS   -   ALCEDINIDAE


Ringed Kingfisher - Megaceryle torquata
Ringed Kingfisher
Megaceryle torquata torquata
Porto Jofre, Mato Grosso state, Brazil.
Male. (S8)


Ringed Kingfisher - Megaceryle torquata
Ringed Kingfisher
Megaceryle torquata torquata
Transpantanal Highway, Mato Grosso state, Brazil.
Immature male. He's starting to lose the gray breast typical of female of plumage. (S8)


Ringed Kingfisher - Megaceryle torquata
Ringed Kingfisher
Megaceryle torquata torquata
Corixo Negro, Mato Grosso, Brazil.
Pair; male on left, female on right. (S8)


Amazon Kingfisher - Chloroceryle amazona
Amazon Kingfisher
Chloroceryle amazona
Pixaim, Mato Grosso, Brazil.
Male. (S6)


Amazon Kingfisher - Chloroceryle amazona
Amazon Kingfisher
Chloroceryle amazona
Parque Nacional Natural La Ensenada de Utría, Chocó department, Colombia.
Female. (S8)


Green Kingfisher - Chloroceryle americana
Green Kingfisher
Chloroceryle americana septentrionalis
Caño Negro, Alajuela province, Costa Rica.
Female. (S8)


Green Kingfisher - Chloroceryle americana
Green Kingfisher
Chloroceryle americana septentrionalis
Tárcoles, Puntarenas province, Costa Rica.
Female. (S5)


Green Kingfisher - Chloroceryle americana
Green Kingfisher
Chloroceryle americana mathewsii
Pantanal Wildlife Center (Santa Tereza), Mato Grosso state, Brazil.
Male. (S6)


Green-and-rufous Kingfisher - Chloroceryle inda
Green-and-rufous Kingfisher
Chloroceryle inda
Fazenda Santa Tereza (Pantanal Wildlife Center), Mato Grosso, Brazil.
Male. (S6)


American Pygmy Kingfisher - Chloroceryle aenea
American Pygmy Kingfisher
Chloroceryle aenea aenea
Pantanal Wildlife Center (Santa Tereza), Mato Grosso state, Brazil.
Male, lacking a green breast band. (S6)


American Pygmy Kingfisher - Chloroceryle aenea
American Pygmy Kingfisher
Chloroceryle aenea aenea
Transpantanal Highway (c. km 70), Mato Grosso, Brazil.
Male. (S11)


American Pygmy Kingfisher - Chloroceryle aenea
American Pygmy Kingfisher
Chloroceryle aenea stictoptera
La Selva OTS, Heredia province, Costa Rica.
Female. (S6)



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