Eastern Buzzard

Buteo japonicus - Buse d'Orient

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Accipitriformes

  • Family
    :

    Accipitridés

  • Genus
    :

    Buteo

  • Species
    :

    japonicus

Descriptor

Temminck Schlegel, 1844

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 54 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 122 à 137 cm.
  • Weight
    : 515 à 810 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Eastern Buzzard (Buteo japonicus) is a species of bird in the Accipitridae family.

Subspecific information 3 Subspecies

  • Buteo japonicus japonicus (c and ne Asia to Japan)
  • Buteo japonicus toyoshimai (Izu and Bonin Is.. s Japan.)
  • Buteo japonicus oshiroi (Daito Is.. s Japan.)

Foreign names

  • Buse d'Orient,
  • Busardo japonés,
  • Östlicher Mäusebussard,
  • Japanse Buizerd,
  • Poiana giapponese,
  • orientvråk,
  • myšiak nosuri,
  • Japansk Musvåge,
  • aligot del Japó,
  • myszołów amurski,
  • Japānas klijāns,
  • Восточный канюк,
  • ノスリ,
  • 普通鵟,
  • เหยี่ยวทะเลทรายตะวันออก,
  • 東方鵟,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Shrubland : Temperate ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland

Geographic range

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