Purple roller

photo by Thomas Schoch

Scientific classification

Order

Coraciiformes

Family

Coraciidae

Subfamily

Coracias

Species

naevius

Appearance

* Medium sized bird with olive green upperparts and pinkish-purple underparts
* White eye brow and pretty strong black bill
* Size: about 38 cm

Habitat

Savanna with some trees

Countries

Africa

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