Kingfishers are omnivores, but insect make up a large part of their diet. The rat was struggling vigorously and the kingfisher was bashing it continuously against the branch it was perching on until it became lifeless. Although you can not always research all the species and get a lot of data, some of them know some interesting things. There are 91 species of kingfishers found all around the world, except for the polar regions. The Amazon kingfisher has a bill about 2.8 inches (7 centimeters) long but can eat a fish that is up to 6.7 inches (17 centimeters) long. There are 4 living species of Tapir of which three are native to … All but one species of kingfisher are diurnal. The Belted Kingfisher is often first noticed by its wild rattling call as it flies over rivers or lakes. The Amazon kingfisher resembles the green kingfisher which shares its range, but it is much larger than its relative, and three to four times as heavy. Most species of kingfisher are found in Old World in Australia, Asia and Africa. As for example of the Amazonian kingfisher. Found almost throughout North America at one season or another, it is the only member of its family to be seen in most areas north of Mexico. It may be seen perched on a high snag, or hovering on rapidly beating wings, then plunging headfirst into the water to grab a fish.

Amazon Tarzan Lodge is located about 100 km south of Manaus on Rio Juma. Tapirs are odd-toes ungulate animals that can be found in the rainforests of South and Central America and Southeast Asia. The smallest species of kingfisher is the African pygmy kingfisher (Ispidina lecontei), which is around 10 centimeters (3.9 inches) long and weight from 9 to 12 grams (0.3 to 0.4 ounces). Amazon kingfisher is a larger version of the green kingfisher. Size: Different species of kingfisher have different sizes and vary form 10cm – 37.5cm (4in – 15in) Their Wingspan can be 20cm – 66centimeter (7.8 – 26inches) Weight: The average weight of a kingfisher could be 10gram – 170grams (0.4oz – 6oz) Diet: Kingfishers are omnivore. The Tapir is a large pig-like, browsing mammal that belongs to the family: Tairidae. Monkeys, Guariba, Hawks, Egrets, Jacu, Amazon Kingfisher, Toucan, Macaw and other species can be easily found.The lodge is managed by Chico and his family who were raised on the island. They are commonly seen along the Rio Grande and in water bodies in southern Texas. Contact this seller Phone: 877-902-7743. To initiate a return, visit Amazon's Online Return Center to request a return authorization from the seller. But the rat was not for the chicks as the bird … It has a wide-ranging diet including geckos, crustaceans, amphibians, and invertebrates.

The Amazon is one of the areas of the planet with the richest fauna in the world.