European Bee-Eater Animal Pictures

Merops apiaster

European Bee-Eater sitting on a branch.

Enamoured couple of bee-eaters, perched on a twig.
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Enamoured couple of bee-eaters, perched on a twig.

European Bee-Eater with prey

European bee-eater (Merops apiaster) sitting with an insect. European Bee-Eaters are very brightly colored birds. Their coloring contains just about every color of the rainbow, somewhat muted.
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European bee-eater (Merops apiaster) sitting with an insect. European Bee-Eaters are very brightly colored birds. Their coloring contains just about every color of the rainbow, somewhat muted.

European Bee-Eater fighting

European Bee-Eaters duel for a twig. Their top flight speed is about 30 miles per hour.
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European Bee-Eaters duel for a twig. Their top flight speed is about 30 miles per hour.

European Bee-Eater at nest

The European Bee-Eater builds a nest by burrowing into hillsides and slopes.
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The European Bee-Eater builds a nest by burrowing into hillsides and slopes.

European Bee-Eater baby

A mother European Bee-Eater feeding her baby an insect which she just caught.
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A mother European Bee-Eater feeding her baby an insect which she just caught.

European Bee-Eater on a branch isolated on white.

European Bee-Eater on a branch isolated on white.
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European Bee-Eater on a branch isolated on white.