Giant Kingfisher - Megaceryle maxima

Martin-pêcheur géant

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Giant Kingfisher female adult, identification, close-up portrait, aspect, pigmentation, fishing/hunting

  • identification
  • close-up portrait
  • aspect
  • pigmentation
  • fishing/hunting
  • adult
  • Martín Gigante Africano
  • Pica-peixe-gigante
  • Riesenfischer
  • Megaceryle maxima
  • Coraciiformes

The species

Classification

Order  : Coraciiformes
Family : Alcedinidae
Species : Giant Kingfisher

Geographic range by countries


specie's pictures

by the author
all the pictures

The picture

O.Net ref. : jabu196321
Author : J. Buvat
Gender : ♀
Plumage : adult

Shooting

date : 2008 Aug
Country : Namibia (wa)
Region : Caprivi Caprivi
Lat. : 17° 49' 17'' South
Lng. : 23° 0' 0'' East

Exif Data [+] [-]


Model : PENTAX Corporation PENTAX K200D
Exposure : 1/250 s
aperture : 6.3
Focal length : 250 mm
Iso : 100
Flash : no