This bird was sitting just off a rainforest trail in Varirata NP in a very hard-to-spot area!

A kookaburra delight!
This bird was sitting just off a rainforest trail in Varirata NP in a very hard-to-spot area!
Species: Rufous-bellied Kookaburra   Dacelo gaudichaud
Author: Tony Menart
Date: 
Sunday, July 18, 2004
Added to IBC: 30 Jul 2010 - 18:15
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Altitude (m): 
2242 meters
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This bird was hard to digiscope. Very dark in the deep forest where this bird was sitting!

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Citation

Tony Menart, IBC964341. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/964341.

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Tony Menart, IBC964341. Photo of Rufous-bellied Kookaburra Dacelo gaudichaud at Papua New Guinea (mainland), New Guinea. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/964341.

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