Migration of Blue-tailed bee-eaters in Sri Lanka

These adorable birds are one of the 2 migrant bee-eaters in Sri Lanka. They stay in Sri Lanka mostly in winter. According to eBird data, Blue-tailed bee-eaters are at their highest numbers in November, reduce in March and are mostly not present until September. They migrate from the north and then settle here for the winter. Later in May they migrate back to the north to breed.

Blue-tailed bee eaters seen in Sri Lanka, in percentage

Blue-tailed bee-eater range migration.gif

Posted by vihaking277 vihaking277, December 03, 2020 11:26

Observations

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What

Blue-tailed Bee-Eater (Merops philippinus)

Observer

vihaking277

Date

October 2020

Place

Sri Lanka (Google, OSM)

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Photos / Sounds

What

Blue-tailed Bee-Eater (Merops philippinus)

Observer

vihaking277

Date

October 2020

Place

Sri Lanka (Google, OSM)

Description

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Photos / Sounds

What

Blue-tailed Bee-Eater (Merops philippinus)

Observer

vihaking277

Date

October 2020

Place

Sri Lanka (Google, OSM)

Description

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Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Blue-tailed Bee-Eater (Merops philippinus)

Observer

vihaking277

Date

October 2020

Place

Sri Lanka (Google, OSM)

Tags

Photos / Sounds

What

Blue-tailed Bee-Eater (Merops philippinus)

Observer

vihaking277

Date

November 1, 2020

Photos / Sounds

What

Blue-tailed Bee-Eater (Merops philippinus)

Observer

vihaking277

Date

December 12, 2020 07:47 AM IST

Description

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