Taxon profile


Little Bee-eater
Merops pusillus Müller, 1776

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Coraciiformes »  family Meropidae - bee-eaters »  genus Merops

IUCN category:Least Concern



Included taxa

Number of records: 5

subspecies Merops pusillus argutus Clancey, 1967
subspecies Merops pusillus cyanostictus Cabanis, 1869

Merops pusillus cyanostictus

subspecies Merops pusillus meridionalis (Sharpe, 1892)
subspecies Merops pusillus ocularis (Reichenow, 1900)
subspecies Merops pusillus pusillus Statius Müller, 1776

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [1167]

Bird Life [] [as Merops pusillus Müller, 1776]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Merops pusillus Statius Müller, PL, 1776]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Merops pusillus Müller, 1776]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Merops pusillus]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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