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The Hoopoe (Upupa epops) is quite a unique-looking bird, don’t you think?
This species is widespread across Europe, Asia, and Africa.
It gets its name from its call: “Ooop! Ooop! Ooop!”

hoopoe crazy flashy colorful bird crest mohawk woodpecker roadrunner black and white feathers

More on this amazing bird:
Arkive
Eurasian Hoopoe
Encyclopedia of Life (hundreds of pics!)