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Sacred KingfishersSacred Kingfishers has a turquoise back and tail, a creamy collar and a black stripe from the bill to the neck.Both genders are the same but the female has lighter colours than the male. These birds are found in tall open eucalypt forest and melaleuca forest.
Flora and Fauna in the Daintree Rainforest
Little Red FrogThe Little Red-frog is also known as the Red Tree-frog and the Desert Tree-frog. It lives in an amazing diversity of habitats, from the rainforest to the desert.These little frogs have maximum lenght of 2.8-4.3 cm.
The Emerald Dove The Emerald Dove is a plump little bird of the rainforest floor with a warm brown head and body, brilliant green wings and two white stripes across its black back. The beak and legs are red and the male Emerald Dove has a white patch on his shoulder. Sometimes it shows off this white patch by lifting its wings when it chases other males.
Other Animals and Plants
Fan PalmThe fan palm thrives in the wet season, and loves muddy flooded areas. This palm can grow up to six metres tall and can have a diameter of four metres.
Rainbow SkinksRainbow Skinks are native to Australia, they are small lizards, measuring about 3-4cm long from nose to hind legs. Skinks can be found in vegetation, litter, rocks and logs.
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