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Uploaded on Monday 20 Sep 2010 by Yannick Beadoin

Lilac Breasted Roller Bird (Coracias caudata), Zambia

Year: 2010
From collection: African Biodiversity
Taken by: Yannick Beaudoin
Kenya's National Bird, The Lilac Breasted Roller Bird gets its name from the impressive aerial acrobatics it performs as part of courtship. They are found in grasslands and open woods across Africa, feed directly off the ground and are highly territorial.
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