Kingfisher with Unusual (?) Prey

Kingfisher with Unusual (?) Prey

Observation - Kingfisher with Unusual (?) Prey. Description: I was looking for something on my computer, and I came across this picture from February - I missed it at the time. I'm sorry it's a late post, but I thought it was interesting enough to put up anyway. I'm also sorry about the quality - it was a really

I was looking for something on my computer, and I came across this picture from February - I missed it at the time. I'm sorry it's a late post, but I thought it was interesting enough to put up anyway. I'm also sorry about the quality - it was a really dull day, snow and slush all over the place, and a lot of the kingfisher's normal hunting grounds frozen over.

Which brings me to the point: Is this a beetle that it has in its bill? I think it is.