Laughing Kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae)

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Laughing Kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae)

The Laughing Kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae), a member of the kingfisher bird family, was one of the iconic Australian species that I was hoping to see whilst there. I took this photo near Mareeba, in Queensland, Australia.

Green Thorntail (Discosura conversii)

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Green Thorntail (Discosura conversii)

I took this photo of a male Green Thorntail (Discosura conversii) in Los Bancos, Ecuador.