Megaceryle maxima   Giant Kingfisher  Reusevisvanger
Giant Kingfisher
Vaalwater, Aug 2018

A breeding resident. Scarce; occurs widely across the Waterberg, but localised, being largely restricted to the main rivers and their attendant dams; much less frequent in the surrounding thorn savanna (77% in, 23% out; recorded in 33% of the Waterberg pentads); occurs singly, or in pairs at breeding sites. Breeds in summer.
Giant Kingfisher Waterberg distribution

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