Ringed Kingfisher - Rio Frio, Los Chiles, Costa Rica

 

One late afternoon, this huge kingfisher, one of the world's largest, was perched on a wire right in front of the Los Chiles jetty, just asking to be photographed! This is a female bird.

 

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