Photo of the Day: Kingfisher Courtship

from Wildlife Promise

Common kingfisher pair, Szutsao Wildlife Refuge, Taiwan

A male common kingfisher (Alcedo atthis) offers a fish to a female as part of their courtship ritual. This pair was photographed in Szutsao Wildlife Refuge in Taiwan by Minshong Huang.


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