Megaceryle alcyon (Belted Kingfisher).
Photo: 01/01/18, 4 pm.

Perching on a post that once held a nice birdhouse is this belted kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon. This species is a stocky, medium-sized bird and nests in a horizontal tunnel made in river banks or similar sand banks. I will definitely try to get some better pictures soon.