The Eurasian hoopoe – Upupa epops is a medium sized species of Type – ground-forager of the Hoopoe Family Upupidae and the Order Bucerotiformes. Until recently all hoopoes were classed as a single family but now they have been divided into three closely related species. It is widely distributed across temperate and warmer areas of Eurasia, the Middle East and N Africa.
Type - ground-forager - usually solitary, Nesting Habitat - holes or cavities in trees or walls, cliffs, existing burrows, Feeding Habitat - lightly grassed or vegetated open ground to forage, Order..: Bucerotiformes Family : Upupidae Genus..: Upupa
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