Kingfisher nest hole

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Ludwig Leichhardt
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This aerial termite nest in a wattle tree has a tunnel in it
made by a pair of Sacred Kingfishers (Halcyon scanta) for the purpose of
nesting.Work was in progress and the tunnel was about 10cm deep.
The nest had been softened by rain.

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South Burnett Qld, Oct 2001
 
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