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Bee-eaters
   
   

Fig 1 : Red-bearded Bee-eater (male)


Fig 2 : Blue-tailed Bee-eater


Fig 3 : Blue-tailed Bee-eater
  

Fig 1 : Red-bearded Bee-eater (male)
Nyctyornis amictus
Location : Fraser's Hill, Peninsular Malaysia
Habitat : Lower montane primary forest.
Notes : Elevation of 1050 metres.

Fig 2 : Blue-tailed Bee-eater
Merops philippinus
Location : Ipoh, Perak, Peninsular Malaysia
Habitat : Sparsely wooded, open country

Fig 3 : Blue-tailed Bee-eater
Merops philippinus
Location : Byram, Penang State, Peninsular Malaysia
Habitat : Mixed wetlands
Notes :
Consuming a bee or wasp.

Fig 4 : Asian Green Bee-eater
Merops orientalis
Location : Kaeng Krachan, Phetchaburi, Thailand
Habitat : Forest edge
Notes : Photo by
Charles Currin.

Fig 5 : Blue-throated Bee-eater
Merops viridis
Location : Penanti, Penang, Peninsular Malaysia
Habitat : Sandy grassland and scrub
Notes : Two adults in argumentative mood.

Fig 6 : Chestnut-headed Bee-eater
Merops leschenaulti
Location : Penanti, Penang, Peninsular Malaysia
Habitat : Sandy grassland and scrub
Notes :
Adult and juvenile at the entrance to their burrow.

Fig 7 : Blue-bearded Bee-eater
Nyctyornis athertoni
Location : Kaeng Krachan, Phetchaburi, Thailand
Habitat : Forest edge
Notes : Photo by
Charles Currin.

Fig 4 : Asian Green Bee-eater

ゥ  Charles Currin
 


Fig 5 : Blue-throated Bee-eater


Fig 6 : Chestnut-headed Bee-eater
  
Fig 7 : Blue-bearded Bee-eater
  

ゥ  Charles Currin