The Northern Carmine Bee-eater "Merops nubicus" is a near passerine bird in the bee-eater family Meropidae. Alternative common names include the Carmine Bee-eater or the Nubian Bee-eater.
Similar species: Kingfisher, Bee-eater, Rollers
Uploaded Oct 29, 2011. Captured in Van Aerssenlaan 47, 3039 Noord, The Netherlands.
Did you see them in the wild? Posted 11 years ago