The European-Bee Eater Can be an aggressive Mate! Known for dive bombing its mates from above, commonly breaking twigs branches the female perches upon.
Breeding Fact: During courtship, the male feeds large items to the female while eating the small ones himself. Most males are monogamous, but occasional bigamy has been encountered.
Breeding Region: Southern Europe/North Africa/ Southern Asia.
Size: Can reach a length of 27–29 cm (10.6–11.4 in)