Blue-cheeked Bee-eater Merops persicus Pallas, 1773

Order: Coraciiformes Family: Meropidae Status: Vagrant to Madeira

Merops persicus Biometrics

Wingspan: 46 - 49 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)
Total length: 27 - 31 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)


Madeira local status by Correia-Fagundes et al, 2021: Only 1 record
Madeira local status by Romano et al, 2010: Only 1 record
Conservation status by the IUCN Red List Categories, 2013: Least Concern ver 3.1

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