Birds of the World BETA

    CORACIIFORMES: Coraciidae (Rollers)  
Genus: Coracias (9 species)

Abyssinian Roller
Abyssinian Roller (Coracias abyssinicus)
Range: AF: Mauritania to Ivory Coast, e to Eritrea, Somalia and Kenya
Poli, Cameroon  
Photograph by Nigel Voaden   © All Rights Reserved.

Indochinese Roller
Indochinese Roller (Coracias affinis affinis)
Range: OR: ne India to sc China, n Malay Pen. and Indochina
Kaeng Krachan National Park, Phetchaburi, Thailand  
Photograph by JJ Harrison     Copyright and usage info

Indian Roller
Indian Roller (Coracias benghalensis affinis)
Range: EU: e Arabia to India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka
Photograph by Stephen G. Davis   © All Rights Reserved.

Lilac-breasted Roller
Lilac-breasted Roller (Coracias caudatus caudatus)
Range: AF: e, se, sc
Okavango, Botswana  
Photograph by Steve Riall   © All Rights Reserved.

Blue-bellied Roller
Blue-bellied Roller (Coracias cyanogaster)
Range: AF: Senegal to Guinea, e to s South Sudan and n DRCongo
Zoo, Atlanta,  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

European Roller
European Roller (Coracias garrulus)
Range: EU: w, c
Kruger National Park, South Africa  
Photograph by Graham Searll   © All Rights Reserved.

Purple Roller
Purple Roller (Coracias naevius mosambicus)
Range: AF: widespread
South Africa  
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Racket-tailed Roller
Racket-tailed Roller (Coracias spatulatus)
Range: AF: Angola, se DRCongo and s Tanzania to n Botswana, Zimbabwe, Malawi and Mozambique
San Diego Zoo, California, USA  
Photograph by Vic Murayama     Copyright and usage info

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Purple-winged Roller (Coracias temminckii)
Range: AU: Sulawesi

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