Broad-billed Roller

photo by Frank Vassen

Scientific classification

Order

Coraciiformes

Family

Coraciidae

Subfamily

Eurystomus

Species

glaucurus

Appearance

* Medium sized bird with generally brown plumage
* Prominent yellow bill and blue undertail
* Size: about 30 cm

Habitat

Open country with some scattered trees and cultivated areas. Often close to water

Countries

Africa

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