The Blue-tailed Bee-eater is a near passerine bird in the bee-eater family Meropidae. It breeds in southeastern Asia. It is strongly migratory, seen seasonally in much of peninsular India.
Similar species: Kingfisher, Bee-eater, Rollers
Uploaded Feb 3, 2015. Captured Dec 31, 2014 07:31 in Kavanattinkara Saktheeswaram Temple Road, Kavanattinkara, Kumarakom, Kerala 686563, India.