Sightings Log Jetwing Safari Camp

21st December, 2018 2:00 pm

Blue-tailed Bee-eater

Merops philippinus

One of the four bee-eater species recorded in Sri Lanka, the blue-tailed bee-eater can be distinguished from the little green bee-eater by its brown throat and namesake blue tail. This guy was perched just next to our jeep and posing for the camera.