Stork-billed Kingfisher catches prawn

Watched a Stork-billed Kingfisher catching a prawn this morning …. really fascinating, all happening just 5 meters away; after the capture it held the prawn by the head and beat the …t out of it, and this way it managed to separate the head from the body, which was swallowed with great delight. As it was a big prawn I presume the head and feelers were just too big a mouthful  …..

 

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