“A comparison of an immature male (top, from an earlier time) with immature female (bottom) Blue-eared Kingfisher (Alcedo meninting meninting).
“The bill colour differences are a useful ID.
“Although it could be argued that the bird on the top is still undergoing transformation and the bill colour may change further.”
Dato’ Dr Amar-Singh HSS
Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Date: 12th September 2016
Location: Tambun, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Habitat: Rural environment with overgrowth