Kingfisher tosses cricket into the air by Kevin Dooley (3 images)

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FULL TOSS...... cricket caught by bird.

A lilac-breasted roller dines on an armored cricket, by tossing it into the air in order to reposition it in it's beak.

The bird did this, at Madikwe Game reserve in South Africa, so not to be hurt by the spikes on the crickets armour as it swallows it whole.

Kevin Dooley, 58, professional wildlife photographer and Safari operator said, "The cricket was moving quite quickly across the sand, the roller swept...
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