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BABY BEE-EATER

This fledgling* Bee-eater, still a bit shaky on the wing, landed clumsily on this stone pillar. The parents were hovering around, keeping an eye on the little fella.

( *note the muted colors of the plumage )

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Taken on June 3, 2010