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Indian Roller

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Alternate name
Coracias benghalensis Scientific name 
Coraciiformes Order
Coraciidae Family   
31 cms  26-27cm Length
Dry savanna, forest, also agricultural and urban areas, in: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bahrain, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Laos, , Malaysia, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, Syria, Thailand, Tibet, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Vietnam & Yemen Habitat-Altitude-Range
3-5 eggs Clutch  
Small mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, molluscs and large insects. Food   Diet
They follow tractors & are attracted to fires, always on the look out for an easy meal. Habits
1035 World Number
Least Concern Status

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 Indian Roller song (Coracias benghalensis)
David Edwards XC25977
?-2-2008, Vietnam

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