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Green Bee-eater

Merops orientalis


Looks a peculiar fluorescent yellowish-green in the photo...the third picture is of what the colour ACTUALLY looks like but is not the same spotting.


Near Thol Lake.


I seem to remember it as normal green as in Little Green Bee-eater, Merops orientalis which I see at home I just clicked a couple of I see it is of a different colour. Trick of light?

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SukanyaDatta 6 years ago

Thanks, Malcolm Wilton-Jones. I will update.

Indeed a trick of light or perhaps a white balance error by the camera or in the processing. You could try doing a white balance correction if you have a program to do it
I'm sure it is Little Green Bee-eater, Merops orientalis as you stated in the Notes.

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Gujarat, India

Spotted on Dec 18, 2014
Submitted on Jan 8, 2015


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