Lilac breasted roller
We first saw a lilac breasted roller at Kruger National Park in South Africa. I was enamored by its colors: the lilac that coated its throat and its underside, the turquoise on its neck and stomach, and the navy blue on its tailfeathers. We saw them at Etosha, Addo, and many of the other game reserves, and they are even the national bird of Botswana. Yet, I never tired of seeing them flying outstretched through the air, the rainbow on their wings.
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