- The European roller (Coracias garrulus) is the only member of the roller family of birds to breed in Europe.
- The European roller is a bird of warmer regions.
- The European roller is a long-distance migrant, wintering in southern Africa in two distinct regions, from Senegal east to Cameroon and from Ethiopia west to Congo and south to South Africa.
- They are sit-and-wait hunters.
- Rollers often perch prominently on overhead wires, trees or posts.
25th September 2015
Patan, Gujarat, India
AF-S Nikkor 300mm F/4D IF-ED + AF-S Teleconverter TC-14E