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European Bee-eater

Merops apiaster

Description:

in this series I photographed a bee-eater that remove the ingluvia; ingluvia containing keratin debris which were not digested....

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21 Comments

triggsturner
triggsturner 5 years ago

Fantastic series, You have made an art form of capturing images of this species. Great work and thank you for sharing.
Robert

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 7 years ago

thank you, KarthiKeyanS

KarthiKeyanS
KarthiKeyanS 7 years ago

fantastic

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 7 years ago

many thanks everyone for your support!

Congratulations on the well deserve SOTD. Amazing, DoinaRussu, you were at the right place at the right time and such great pictures!!

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

Fantastic series - congratulations!

MacChristiansen
MacChristiansen 7 years ago

Congratulations Doina on your SOTD

AliceGreenup
AliceGreenup 7 years ago

Terrific shots Doina! Absolutely amazing timing!

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 7 years ago

KarenL , many thanks, I am honored!
(thanks a lot for the text in english :) )

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 7 years ago

thank you so much everyone for your appreciation!

RiekoS
RiekoS 7 years ago

Congratulations Doina !

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 7 years ago

Congrats Doina! It's a pleasure to continue to follow your careful observations of these birds.

WildlifeLover
WildlifeLover 7 years ago

Amazing photos

Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep Kumar 7 years ago

Congrats! wonderful shot!!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 7 years ago

Congratulations Doina !!

CarlaTuckerJohnson
CarlaTuckerJohnson 7 years ago

Very nice shots!!!!

Congratulations !

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

What a wonderful series Doina! Congratulations, it has earned you Spotting of the Day!

A bee-eater regurgitates a pellet - a mass of the indigested parts of its prey, such as the exoskeletons of insects.

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Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 7 years ago

Gorgeous !!! Congratulations Doina :)

very nice shots

JohnTasirin
JohnTasirin 7 years ago

Great capture!

DoinaRussu
Spotted by
DoinaRussu

Romania

Spotted on Jul 14, 2013
Submitted on Oct 13, 2013

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