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Stork-billed Kingfisher
Stork-billed Kingfisher
From Baranagar, India. The shape of the bill is so unique and looks much like a bill of Stork, which suggests the common name of the species.
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Inopinaves
Clade: Afroaves
Clade: Picocoraciae
Clade: Picodynastornithes
Order: Coraciiformes
Suborder: Halcyoni
Family: Alcedinidae
Genus: Pelargopsis
Species: P. capensis
Binomial name
Pelargopsis capensis
(Linnaeus, 1766)
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Range of P. capensis

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