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Blue-tailed Bee-eater Merops philippinus javanicus   - Juvenile with prey
Blue-tailed Bee-eater
Photographer : © Kaustav Banerjee
Location :Sunderbans, West Bengal, India
Date : 4 July 2014
English synonyms:Green-headed Bee-eater, Brown-breasted Bee-eater
Bird Family :Meropidae - Bee-eaters
Bird Group :CORACIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :A small flock of Blue-tailed Bee-eaters were aerial foraging for swarming termites in the early morning. - KB