bee-eater particulars

To: "Lorne Johnson" <>, <>
Subject: bee-eater particulars
From: "Greg & Val Clancy" <>
Date: Sat, 23 Aug 2008 15:05:52 +1000
Hi Lorne,

Most Bee-eater behaviour seems to be similar to other similar birds however HANZAB reports the presence of auxiliary males at some nests. Generally females do most of the incubating but when auxiliaries are present they do.


Greg Clancy

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