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Lilac-breasted Roller - National bird of Botswana

Neville Jones

Wheelers Hill, Australia

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Lilac-breasted Roller (Coracias caudatus)

We saw these pretty little birds most days we were on Safari. This one was in the Moremi Wildlife Reserve in the Okanvango Delta, Botswana.

Winner of the Best image never featured challenge on 300+ Go Long!
Winner (tie) of Out of the Blue in Amazing WIldlife

Runner-up in Bright & Colorful Birds in Featured for a Challenge

Top Ten in The Birds challenge in Around the World
Top Ten in the Birds in Trees challenge in Made by Nature
Top Ten in Blue Days in Amazing Wildlife

Featured in Fauna, Flora, etc of South Africa
Featured in 300+ Go Long!
Featured in Made by Nature
Featured in Nature in its entirety
Featured in Bird, birds, birds!
Featured in African Beauty
Featured in Featured for a Challenge

Sony A100
Sony 75-300mm
f/8 @ 1/400 300mm
ISO 100
Handheld
Latitude: 19.102250° S
Longitude: 23.824306° E

Viewed 174 times (26/5/10)

PS: I will be taking another small group of friends to Africa in September/October 2012. Let me know if you are interested in hearing more about the trip.

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