Adult Roller
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Characteristics
Colouring Green-blue with red-brown back and black beak
Voice Hard, similar to a crow
Feeds on Insects
Flight Fast beating wings and glides
Nesting Tree
Social Small Flocks
Adult Roller
Adult Roller
Also Known As ..
European Roller
Page Last Updated 28/08/2017 06:40:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Declining
Order Coraciiformes
Family Coraciidae
Species Coracias garrulus
Category Rollers
StdName European Roller
Vital Statistics
Length 30 to 30 cms
Weight 120 to 190 gms
Wingspan 52 to 57 cms
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUREurope
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Region NANNorth America
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Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Roller (Species=Coracias garrulus / Standard Name=European Roller)