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Hoopoe || Magadhi, Bandhavgarh || Oct 2021 Hoopoe,Upupa epops Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Hoopoe

|| Magadhi, Bandhavgarh || Oct 2021

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  1. Nice composition ;-) Posted 7 days ago

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The hoopoe /ˈhuːpuː/ is a colourful bird found across Afro-Eurasia, notable for its distinctive "crown" of feathers. It is the only extant species in the family Upupidae. One insular species, the Saint Helena hoopoe, is extinct, and the Madagascar subspecies of the hoopoe is sometimes elevated to a full species.

Similar species: Hornbills
Species identified by Mohammed Salman
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By Mohammed Salman

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Uploaded Nov 24, 2021. Captured Oct 15, 2021 16:57.
  • ILCE-9M2
  • f/6.3
  • 1/1000s
  • ISO1600
  • 600mm