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Blue-tailed Bee-eater

Merops philippinus

Description:

a richly coloured, slender bird. It is predominantly green; its face has a narrow blue patch with a black eye stripe, and a yellow and brown throat; the tail is blue and the beak is black. It can reach a length of 23–26 cm, including the two elongated central tail feathers. Sexes are alike

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SachindraUmesh
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SachindraUmesh

Sri Lanka

Spotted on Feb 22, 2014
Submitted on Jul 14, 2014

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