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Glossy black, thin white line across the base of the cere, over the eyes and down to the breast, white spots on inner wing. Brown eyes, cere and feet black/brown.
Diet includes insects, small mammals, reptiles and small birds.
Nests are made in holes of dead trees and can be used for more than a year. 3-4 white eggs are laid in March. The young fledge in mid May.
These birds are often seen in pairs or groups of up to 5.