'Merops apiaster'

The most important prey item in their diet is Hymenoptera, mostly Apis mellifera. A study in Spain found that these comprise 69.4% to 82% of the European bee-eaters ... [view]

'Trachyphonus vaillantii'

With its thick bill and very colourful plumage the crested barbet is unmistakable. This small bird has a speckled yellow and red face with a small black crest. The b... [view]

'Cape Buffalo'

The adult Buffalo`s horns are its characteristic feature - they have fused bases, forming a continuous bone shield across the top of the head referred to as a "boss"... [view]