08 Dec azure kingfisher call
When you go for identification, the blue eared kingfisher female resembles Common Kingfisher yet its smaller and has deeper blue upperparts, without a turquoise blue tinge and blue ear-coverts. Its call is a high-pitched, 'pseet-pseet'. Try it now, it is free! With the Azure Kingfisher, the only Australian members of the Alcedo Kingfishers which are specialists at exclusively deep diving into water for their prey. Having just used an app to learn the bird’s call in the car park, I was seriously doubting myself when within 5mins of arrival I thought I heard the call. Ninox connivens. Description. The Size of the blue eared kingfisher female is in between 15.5-16.5 cm. Todiramphus. The Azure Kingfisher nests in a burrow dug out of a river bank. Australia s smallest Kingfisher and the second smallest Kingfisher in the world. Posted Sun 25 Sep 2016, 9:40am Updated Sun 25 Sep 2016, 9:40am Share. The signature call is a simple and far-carrying whistle, of a kind that carries far on the surface of the water, and penetrates the sound of water or wind-blown waterside vegetation. US Customs Records Notifications available for Blue Kingfisher Dairy Warehouse. The Azure Kingfisher is mostly sedentary in habitat of creeks, rivers, lakes and estuaries. The Azure Kingfisher is one of the smallest of the kingfisher family of birds. Alcedo azurea. Sacred Kingfisher leaving its nest (photo courtesy of R. Plumtree) [Cape Conran Nature Reserve, VIC, November 2016] Opening of a Sacred Kingfisher nest tunnel in a steep creek bank (photo courtesy of D. Johnston) [Baradine area, NSW, February 1988] azure kingfisher mooloolaba November 3, 2020 0 Comments Azure kingfishers hunt in the same way as most other kingfishers, by searching the water for prey from a low-lying branch, then diving swiftly, catching the prey and returning to the branch. The Azure Kingfisher measures approximately 17 - 19 cm in length, including its tail. Share KingFisher bird sounds: Related Boards: Funny Animal Sounds.