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Recent observations

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European Bee-Eater Merops apiaster

Observer

c_martignoni

Date

May 1, 2016

Description

18 individui
In sosta su alberi

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European Bee-Eater Merops apiaster

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lauragola

Date

May 26, 2016

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European Bee-Eater Merops apiaster

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lauragola

Date

May 24, 2016

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European Bee-Eater Merops apiaster

Observer

c_martignoni

Date

May 1, 2016

Description

18 individui in sosta su alberi e in caccia.
Pioggia debole

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European Bee-Eater Merops apiaster

Observer

c_martignoni

Date

May 15, 2016

Description

2, in volo

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Square

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European Bee-Eater Merops apiaster

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dinobiancolini

Date

May 23, 2016 04:46 PM SAST

Description

Nidi

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European Bee-Eater Merops apiaster

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dinobiancolini

Date

May 23, 2016 03:26 PM SAST

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Square

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European Bee-Eater Merops apiaster

Observer

anis

Date

May 18, 2016 05:54 PM GST

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No photos or sounds

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European Bee-Eater Merops apiaster

Observer

lanius2016

Date

May 22, 2016

Description

in volo di alimentazione sopra il bosco e i campi o posati su piante secche

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Square

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European Bee-Eater Merops apiaster

Observer

john_pereira

Date

September 18, 2013 05:55 AM HST

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Square

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European Bee-Eater Merops apiaster

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anis

Date

May 20, 2016 12:48 PM GST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

European Bee-Eater Merops apiaster

Observer

anis

Date

May 20, 2016 12:27 PM GST

Place

Ararat, AM (Google, OSM)
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Description from Wikipedia

The European bee-eater (Merops apiaster) is a near passerine bird in the bee-eater family Meropidae. It breeds in southern Europe and in parts of north Africa and western Asia. It is strongly migratory, wintering in tropical Africa, India and Sri Lanka. This species occurs as a spring overshoot north of its range, with occasional breeding in northwest Europe.

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Conservation Summary

  • Portugal
    Pouco preocupante (lc) (Source: Livro Vermelho dos Vertebrados de Portugal)
    Pouco Preocupante
  • Israel
    Vu (Source: Tatzpiteva)
Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.
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