A Taxidermy Bee-Eater Bird mounted into a 20cm dome.
The blue-tailed bee-eater is a widely spread bird found in southeastern Asia. It is strongly migratory, seen seasonally in much of peninsular India. Like other bee-eaters it predominantly eats insects, especially bees, wasps and hornets, which are caught in the air.
Scientific name: Merops philippinus from the family Meropidae.