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Bee-Eaters are a family of brightly colored birds found mostly in Africa but also in Southern Europe, Australia and New Guinea. They live in colonies, nesting in burrows, and catch insects on the wing.
  • Bee-eaters of the World

    Gallery of the brightly colored birds with links to data sheets including the scientific name and range.

  • Bee-Eaters: Meropidae

    Article discussing Bee-Eaters in general, illustrated with photographs, and recommending books for further exploration.

  • National Geographic: Bee-eaters

    An article by Bruce Barcott providing and overview of bee-eaters and their behaviour, a gallery, and links to other articles.

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