Oriental Bird Images

Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher Ceyx erithaca erithaca   - Chick
Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher
Photographer : © Gayatri N Pimple
Location :Chiplun, Ratnagiri District, Maharashtra, India
Date : 9 September 2016
English synonyms:Black-backed Kingfisher, Black-backed Dwarf-kingfisher, Oriental Kingfisher, Three-toed Kingfisher, Malay Kingfisher, Malay Forest Kingfisher, Rufous-backed Kingfisher (rufidorsa), Red-backed Forest Kingfisher (rufidorsa), Indian Three-toed Kingfisher, Three-toed Forest Kingfisher, Indian Forest KingfisherRufous-backed Dwarf-kingfisher (rufidorsa), Sabah Dwarf-kingfisher (motleyi)
Bird Family :Alcedinidae - Smaller Kingfishers
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :An acrobatic Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher chick was out of nest and this was its third and last day before it finally flew away. - GNP
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