TITLE

Kookaburra

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Kookaburra, or Kinghunter, a bird of Australia and New Guinea, the largest of all kingfishers. It is also called the laughing jackass because of its wild, laughing cry. The bird feeds mainly on reptiles, crabs, rats, mice, nestling birds, and insects.
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37309642

 

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