Corythornis cristata   Malachite Kingfisher  Kuifkopvisvanger
Malachite Kingfisher
Modimolle, Jan 2020

A breeding resident. Scarce; occurs widely but sparsely across the Waterberg, much less frequently in the surrounding thorn savanna (80% in, 20% out; recorded in 31% of the Waterberg pentads); frequents farm dams, rivers and streams that have fringing vegetation; usually encountered singly. Breeds in summer.
Malachite Kingfisher Waterberg distribution
Malachite Kingfisher
Rooywal, Nov 2019
Malachite Kingfisher
Modimoille, Jul 2016

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