Coraciiformes

Bee-eaters (Meropidae)

HBW 6, p. 286

  • Medium-sized, brightly coloured birds, with long, decurved bill, medium to long wings, short legs and many with tail-streamers.
  • Old World.
  • Open areas, forest edge and clearings, in warm climates.
  • 3 genera, 25 species, 52 taxa.
  • No species threatened; none extinct since 1600.
  • 25
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3 genera, 25 species

1644 files covering
3 genera (100%)
25 species (100%)

 

    522 videos covering
3 genera (100%)
24 species (96%)
    1078 photographs covering
3 genera (100%)
25 species (100%)
    44 sound recordings covering
3 genera (100%)
13 species (52%)
25 25 100 24 96 25 100 13 52