Kingfisher vs. Kookaburra

Kingfisher vs. Kookaburra — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Kingfisher and Kookaburra

Kingfishernoun

Any of various birds of the family Alcedinidae, characteristically having a crested head, a long stout beak, a short tail, and brilliant coloration.

Kookaburranoun

A large kingfisher (Dacelo novaeguineae) of southern and eastern Australia, having brown and white plumage and a call resembling raucous laughter. Also called laughing jackass.

Kingfishernoun

Any of various birds of the suborder Alcedines (or the family Alcedinidae sensu lato), having a large head, short tail and brilliant colouration; they feed mostly on fish.

Kookaburranoun

Any of several similar kingfishers of the genera Dacelo and Clytoceyx of Australia, New Guinea, and neighboring islands.

Kingfishernoun

common kingfisher (Alcedo atthis)

Kookaburranoun

Any of several species of kingfishers in the genus Dacelo.

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Kingfishernoun

nonpasserine large-headed bird with a short tail and long sharp bill; usually crested and bright-colored; feed mostly on fish

Kookaburranoun

Australian kingfisher having a loud cackling cry