Lilac-breasted Roller, Coracias caudatus caudatus,
This is a stunningly marked Roller (actually I think they are all stunning!) that we found in large numbers in the Kruger National Park. This species is resident as well as having some partial migration over parts of its range. It can befound over south and central as well as east Africa as far north as Sudan. This race occurs in Southern and e Africa north to Uganda and Kenya.