Eastern Marsh Harrier

Circus spilonotus - Busard d'Orient

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Accipitriformes

  • Family
    :

    Accipitridés

  • Genus
    :

    Circus

  • Species
    :

    spilonotus

Descriptor

Kaup, 1847

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 55 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 113 à 137 cm.
  • Weight
    : 370 à 780 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Eastern Marsh Harrier (Circus spilonotus) is a species of bird in the Accipitridae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Busard d'Orient,
  • Aguilucho Lagunero Oriental,
  • Tartaranhão-dos-pauis-asiático,
  • Mangroveweihe,
  • mangrove rétihéja,
  • Oosterse Bruine Kiekendief,
  • Albanella orientale,
  • Brokig kärrhök,
  • Østsivhauk,
  • kaňa kapucňová,
  • moták východní,
  • Plettet Rørhøg,
  • siperiansuohaukka,
  • arpella oriental,
  • błotniak wschodni,
  • svītrainā lija,
  • Восточный болотный лунь,
  • Elang-rawa timur,
  • チュウヒ,
  • 白腹鹞,
  • เหยี่ยวทุ่งพันธุ์เอเซียตะว,
  • 東方澤鵟〔白腹鷂,東方澤鷂〕,

Habitat

Wetlands (inland) : Seasonal/Intermittent/Irregular Rivers/Streams/Creeks, Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha), Permanent Inland Deltas ; Marine Intertidal : Salt Marshes (Emergent Grasses)

Geographic range

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