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White Fronted Bee-eater

Merops persicus


Identified by crimson throat, white cheek stripe and fronts, and a lack of elongated central tail streamers.


Wide slow moving rivers with steep sandbanks and other freshwater expanses.


Here on a fence not far from a small dam.

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1 Comment

WilliamsFamily 3 months ago

Beautiful little bird!

Mbombela, Mpumalanga, South Africa

Lat: -25.37, Long: 31.02

Spotted on Dec 3, 2016
Submitted on Dec 3, 2016

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