Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata




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Laughing kookaburra

Dacelo novaeguineae



Classification

Kingdom: Animalia

Phylum: Chordata

Class: Aves

Order: Coraciiformes

Genus: Dacelo

Species: Dacelo novaeguineae
Samantha

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.


Habitat

The laughing kookaburra lives in dense woodland.


Location

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


Diet

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


Adaptations

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


Bibliography

“Laughing kookaburra” Online. Internet. Http://google. (March 2, 2005).

Forshaw, Joseph, ed. Encyclopedia of birds San Diego: Academic press, 1991.

“Laughing kookaburra” Online. Internet.



http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/. (March 2, 2005).

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



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


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