FAUNA CANARIAS
Merops apiaster Upupa epops Gallinago gallinago

 

Its colonies extend him for all her Spain it dries, preferring the lowlands or highlands of soft grounds to be able to build the tunnels of nest-building. The flocks of these birds quickly attract the attention for the complexion of its components, they are slender birds, of long beaks something arched, with a plumage that combines the turquoise blue of the abdomen, with the yellow of its throat and the brown tones of the back with the gilding of its shoulders. They gathers in numerous groups that colonially nest in galleries that dig in soft substrata. You preferably feeds of bees, also what the persecution has been worth him from the apiarist, eats dragonflies and some coleopters, to the that generally hunting in flight.

 

 

He/she lives in terrestrial open than up to half mountain, woods of pines and even in the desert zones. Measure 28 centimeters and it has a slow flight and rippled. He/she generally eats in the serene ground, from toads and frogs, up to great bugs and worms. Ago the nest in holes of old trees and he/she has raised since April in July in nests that progressively, with the growth of the chickens, it increases his/her due nauseating odor to the accumulation of excrements that the adults cannot evacuate, and to the odor of rotten meat that you/they have the chickens to reject the possible intruders that could draw near to the nest.

 

 

 

There are no external differences between male and female. Its plumage is of brown color with a dark lining. Its long and straight beak is the characteristic thing of this bird, since you/he/she can arrive to reach the fourth part of its total volume. He/she lives in the marshy zones, muddy and in the edges of the artificial basins. It doesn't nest in Spain, although is very easy to see her/it in winter and epoch of migration. You distributes for all those zones that complete the anterior requisite. You feeds of worms of mud and larvas of bugs

 

Pandion halietus Lanius senator Burhinus oedicnemus

 

He/she lives in transparent rivers and of slow course, preferably coasted along of trees. You feeds of fishes with a weight mean subordinate kilo completing his/her diet in occasions with amphibians and small mammals. It almost always nests in precipices and trees next to the water. In the inside it is invernante and he/she mainly raises in the coasts of the east and south of the peninsula.

 

It is an a little sociable bird, sole concerns him ground or in companion. Sole to place him in fences, branches or other raised places, from which it discovers to his/her preys. You feeds of bugs, lizards, microroditori, snails and small birds, to which normally impala in an I bone. He/she lives in closed oaks or few sunny, zones of bush and woods. Its sunset takes place between April and June. The number of eggs can be from 5 to 7 and they is brooded by the female. It is a protected kind.

 

It is a great bird of 40 cms with a head rounded off and great yellow eyes. It generally stirs for terrestrial stone and sandy open or terrestrial uncultivated and naked hills with little vegetation. Occasionally it frequents maremme or environments with lost pines. The cry is characteristic that mainly sends forth to the sunset.

 

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