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European Kingfishers


Female Common or Eurasian Kingfisher, Alcedo atthis

The European Kingfisher (Alcedo atthis) is mostly referred to as Common Kingfishers. Other names include Eurasian Kingfisher and the River Kingfisher.

Please refer to the Common Kingfisher species page for in-depth information about these birds and more amazing photos.

Common Kingfisher range map


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