European Bee-eater - Merops apiaster

Guêpier d'Europe

European Bee-eater male, identification

  • identification
  • Abejaruco Europeo
  • Abelharuco-europeu
  • Bienenfresser
  • Merops apiaster
  • Coraciiformes

The species

Classification

Order  : Coraciiformes
Family : Meropidae
Species : European Bee-eater

Geographic range by countries


specie's pictures

by the author
all the pictures

The picture

O.Net ref. : paba126956
Author :
chemin-des-plumes.
Gender : ♂

Shooting

date : 2012 Aug
Country : Portugal (po)
Region : Distrito de Faro
Place : Penina Penina
Lat. : 37° 15' 0'' North
Lng. : 8° 7' 42'' West

Exif Data [+] [-]



Model : Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Exposure : 1/1000 s

aperture : 8


Focal length : 560 mm


Iso : 250


Flash : no