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lilac-breasted roller, Botswana's unofficial national bird
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March 23, 2012, 07:26 PM
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March 24, 2012, 10:41 PM
March 26, 2012, 05:27 AM
What an amazing shot of a beautiful bird!!!! :D
March 26, 2012, 09:09 AM
Thank you all for your kind comments and the favs.
March 29, 2012, 10:08 PM
Great flight shot, striking colours.
March 30, 2012, 09:50 AM
When it is sitting, with the wing feather folded in, the bird looks fairly unassuming, a bit bland actually apart from the lilac coloring on its chest. But when it flies, it suddenly displays these bright colours of its wing feathers and is quite stunning to see.
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This photo was taken on March 15, 2012 at 04:40 PM and uploaded on March 23, 2012 at 09:20 AM.
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