Oriental Bird Images

Blue-throated Bee-eater Merops viridis viridis   - With prey
Blue-throated Bee-eater
Photographer : © Amar-Singh HSS
Location :primary forest, Kledang-Sayong Forest Reserve, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Date : 21 February 2021
English synonyms:Chestnut-headed Bee-eater, Rufous-crowned Bee-eater (americanus)
Bird Family :Meropidae - Bee-eaters
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Blue-throated Bee-eater with a cicada prey. Usually takes dragonflies and butterflies. - Amar
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