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Dacelo leachii Scientific name 
Coraciiformes  Order
Halcyonidae   Family   
40-45cm               Length
Forest clearings, woodland paperbark swamps.Southern New guinea northern [Austrailia:- Northern Territory, Queensland,   Western Austrailia] Island of New Guinea, [Indonesia:- New Guinea] [Melanesia :- Papua New Guinea] Habitat-Altitude-Range
1-4 Clutch
Small mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians & insects. Food
Living in small groups they defend a territory.                 Habits
1089 World Number

Least concern


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Blue-winged Kookaburra duet
(Dacelo leachii)
Vicki Powys XC30647
27-08-1993, Australia

Blue-winged Kookaburra (Dacelo leachii) by aviceda.

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