Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata

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Laughing kookaburra

Dacelo novaeguineae


Kingdom: Animalia

Phylum: Chordata

Class: Aves

Order: Coraciiformes

Genus: Dacelo

Species: Dacelo novaeguineae

Grade 6 Animal Trading Card

March 4, 2005
Physical Description

The laughing kookaburra is about 45 cm long, with a long and heavy bill. The main colors of the feathers are brown, black, white, and gray.


The laughing kookaburra lives in dense woodland.


. This kookaburra can be found in eastern and southern Australia including New Guinea, and was recently introduced to Tasmania.


. The kookaburra’s diet consists of frogs, lizards, insects, rodents, small birds, and fish.


The laughing kookaburra has developed strong neck muscles to help kill prey.


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“Laughing kookaburra” Online. Internet. (March 2, 2005).

Niles, David. “Kookaburra” World Book Encylopedia.2001.

Wright, Michael. Expert Guide: Birds. London: Amber books ltd., 2003.

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