Rosy Bee-eater

Merops malimbicus - Guêpier gris-rose

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Coraciiformes

  • Family
    :

    Méropidés

  • Genus
    :

    Merops

  • Species
    :

    malimbicus

Descriptor

Shaw, 1806

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 25 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    :
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Guêpier gris-rose
adult
Guêpier gris-rose
adult

Rosy Bee-eater (Merops malimbicus) is a species of bird in the Meropidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Guêpier gris-rose,
  • Abejaruco de Malimba,
  • Abelharuco rosado,
  • Rosenspint,
  • rózsáshasú gyurgyalag,
  • Roze Bijeneter,
  • Gruccione roseo,
  • Rosenbiätare,
  • Rosenbieter,
  • včelárik ružový,
  • vlha rudobřichá,
  • Rosenbiæder,
  • ruusumehiläissyöjä,
  • abellerol malímbic,
  • żołna różowa,
  • rožnati čebelar,
  • Розовая щурка,
  • バライロハチクイ,
  • 粉蜂虎,
  • 粉紅蜂虎,

Voice song and cries

Guêpier gris-rose
adult

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Savanna : Dry ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Water Storage Areas (over 8ha)

Geographic range

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