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Blue tailed Bee-eater

Blue tailed Bee-eater (Merops philippinus)

We can understand human expressions. But birds too show expressions of love, affection,anger,hatred,challenge,fight. Can we notice the expression of willingness to share the food here?
Naguvanahalli, near Mysuru
Date taken
09th Apr 2017
Scientific name
Merops philippinus
Equipment used
Pentax K5, Sigma 150-500
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Opus Editor
LOL yeah... he's saying "please take it, please take it. I want to be your Valentine"!

What a charming image this is Sridhar; many thanks for showing it to us.
Excellent behavioral shot , agree with your narrative about animals and birds , but poor insect or bee !! , very well timed capture , many TFS ;)

Such a lovely image. Gorgeous colours and wonderful behaviour.

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