• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Heraklion, Heraklion
  • Photo taken by:
    Dretakis, M.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Common Kingfisher
Kingfishers - Bee-eaters - Rollers
Coasts diorama
Estuaries diorama

Photo of the Common Kingfisher, Alcedo atthis. A common fish eating bird in harbours, small ports of the Mediteranean during winter. It is a master of fishing, that's why it is called "kingfisher".