Coracias caudatus

Coracias caudatus Linnaeus, 1766

Common Names

Lilac-breasted Roller (English), Rollier à longs brins (French)

Languages: English

Ecology and Distribution

Distribution

C and E Ethiopia, Somalia (lorti)

Angola to S Kenya, south to NE half Namibia and across N South Africa (caudatus)

Habitat

Dry open woodland

Movements and dispersal

Resident

References

Lack, P. (2010).  The African Bird Club checklist of African birds: Non-Passerines.