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A male and female kingfisher make a splash as they fight after a courting ritual went wrong.  According to a photographer who captured pictures of the battle, the female bird had entered into the male's nest uninvited and the pair 'did not click'.<br />
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This prompted the male bird to pull her away, which resulted in a fight breaking out.  Bram Oostdijk, 67, took these pictures at a cemetery in Schiedam, the Netherlands. SEE OUR COPY FOR DETAILS. <br />
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