Author 'Boucher Marc dit de Meilh' (Id 143772 ) : Hoopoe bird. The Hoopoe (Upupa epops) is a species of bird in the family Upupidae. We can meet the hoopoe in many French department from April to September early October in the orchards, hedgerow and wood bark and searching under piles of hay or straw to find his food ... This bird feeds mainly on small insects and larvae. Nesting in old hollow trees, etc.. Its nest is made of twigs and summary and other wastes. She remains in the cracks of old walls, old trees and nests Peaks, for example. Marc Boucher said Meilhan.