Cinereous Harrier

Circus cinereus - Busard bariolé

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Accipitriformes

  • Family
    :

    Accipitridés

  • Genus
    :

    Circus

  • Species
    :

    cinereus

Descriptor

Vieillot, 1816

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 50 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 340 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Cinereous Harrier (Circus cinereus) is a species of bird in the Accipitridae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Busard bariolé,
  • Aguilucho Vari,
  • Gavião-cinza,
  • Grauweihe,
  • patagóniai rétihéja,
  • Grijze Kiekendief,
  • Albanella cenerina,
  • Grå kärrhök,
  • Bendelmyrhauk,
  • kaňa pásikavá,
  • moták popelavý,
  • Grå Kærhøg,
  • raitasuohaukka,
  • arpella de ventre ratllat,
  • błotniak prążkowany,
  • Серый лунь,
  • アンデスチュウヒ,
  • 斑腹鹞,
  • 灰鷂,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Grassland : Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Illustration

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