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C. Hilary Fry, "The Biology of African Bee-Eaters," The Living Bird Eleventh Annual of the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, 1972

NEST PROFILES AND PLANS

Profiles: 1a-c, LeastBee-eater (1c in roof of an aard-vark burrow); 2, Little Green; 3, Red-throated and White-fronted; 4a-c, European (redrawn after Swift, 1959); 5a-b, Large Green and Carmine Bee-eaters; 6, White-throated; and 7, Rosy Bee-eater. Plans: 8-11, four common shapes that appear to be non-specific.