The largest Kingfisher in South Africa measures 16-18 inches (42-48 cm) long. The male has a chestnut breast band and white underparts while the female has a white-spotted black breast band and chestnut belly. I’d say this was a female. Giant Kingfishers feed on crabs, fish and frogs by diving from a perch like this bridge rail over the Sabie River in Kruger National Park.
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