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Indian Roller

Posted by sylvester alphonso on April 2, 2022 at 8:56 pm
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Also known as a blue jay this striking blue bird is a common sight among human habitation. It has brown and greenish back, blue crown and belly and buff and lilac streaks on throat. The neck and breast are light brown it has deep blue wings and tail dazzle in flight. It perches on electric wires on road side.

The food is mostly insects small lizards. It is seen in the entire Indian subcontinent.