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Young and mature hoopoe

The hoopoe (Upupa epops) is a colourful bird found across Afro-Eurasia, notable for its distinctive “crown” of feathers. he hoopoe has broad and rounded wings capable of strong flight; these are larger in the northern migratory subspecies. Hoopoes make seasonal movements in response to rain in some regions such as in Ceylon and in the Western Ghats.

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