Coracias caudatus  Lilac-breasted Roller  Gewone Troupant
Lilac-breasted Roller
Marseilles, Jun 2018

A breeding resident. Common and widespread across much of the Waterberg but avoids densely wooded, and hilly, rocky areas (recorded in 72% of the Waterberg pentads); single birds or pairs are often encountered perched conspicuously on telephone- or high tension lines. Breeds in summer.
Lilac-breasted Roller Waterberg distribution
Lilac-breasted Roller
24 Rivers, May 2018
Lilac-breasted Roller
Groenfontein, Jan 2018

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