- Agapornis lilianae
- Parrots & Parakeets
Lilac-breasted Rollers are one of twelve species of roller found in the world. Lilac-breasted Rollers live across sub-Saharan Africa and into southern parts of the Arabian Penninsula.
Like other roller species, the Lilac-breasted Roller is colorful, with a beautiful lilac breast highlighted by shades of blue, green, brown, tan and cream in the rest of its plumage.
Lilac-breasted Rollers feed on insects, small crabs and small reptiles; they hunt prey on the ground.
|Hatched||Added to Birdorable on: 11 December 2011|
|Scientific Name||Coracias caudatus|
|Birdorable Family||Kingfishers & Friends|
(as of 25 January 2015)
14 to 14.5 inches
|Range||West Asia West Africa Central Africa East Africa South Africa|