Adult European Roller

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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 European Roller
Adult European Roller
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Page Last Updated 1/22/2020 10:45:00 PM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Declining
Order Coraciiformes
Family Coraciidae
Species Coracias garrulus
Category Rollers
StdName European Roller
Vital Statistics
Length 11.8 to 11.8 ins
Weight 4.2 to 6.7 ozs
Wingspan 20.5 to 22.4 ins
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 EUYEurope
Region NANNorth America
Country USNUnited States
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