Abyssinian Roller

Coracias abyssinicus - Rollier d'Abyssinie

Rollier d'Abyssinie
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Coraciiformes

  • Family
    :

    Coraciidés

  • Genus
    :

    Coracias

  • Species
    :

    abyssinicus

Descriptor

Hermann, 1783

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 31 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 99 à 140 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Rollier d'Abyssinie
adult
Rollier d'Abyssinie
adult

Abyssinian Roller (Coracias abyssinicus) is a species of bird in the Coraciidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Rollier d'Abyssinie,
  • Carraca Abisinia,
  • Rolieiro da Abissínia,
  • Senegalracke,
  • fecskefarkú szalakóta,
  • Sahelscharrelaar,
  • Ghiandaia marina d'Abissinia,
  • Savannblåkråka,
  • Sahelråke,
  • krakľa pláštiková,
  • mandelík sahelský,
  • Savanneellekrage,
  • abessiniansininärhi,
  • gaig blau d'Etiòpia,
  • Álfahrani,
  • kraska abisyńska,
  • garastes zilvārna,
  • abesinska zlatovranka,
  • Абиссинская сизоворонка,
  • オナガニシブッポウソウ,
  • 蓝头佛法僧,
  • 藍頭佛法僧,

Voice song and cries

Rollier d'Abyssinie
adult

Habitat

Rollier d'Abyssinie
adult

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Wetlands (inland) : Shrub Dominated Wetlands, Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland, Rural Gardens, Urban Areas

Geographic range

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