European Honey Buzzard

Pernis apivorus - Bondrée apivore

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Accipitriformes

  • Family
    :

    Accipitridés

  • Genus
    :

    Pernis

  • Species
    :

    apivorus

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 60 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 118 à 150 cm.
  • Weight
    : 360 à 1050 g
Longevity

29 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

European Honey Buzzard (Pernis apivorus) is a species of bird in the Accipitridae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Bondrée apivore,
  • Abejero Europeo,
  • Bútio-vespeiro,
  • Wespenbussard,
  • Darázsölyv,
  • Wespendief,
  • Falco pecchiaiolo occidentale,
  • Bivråk,
  • Vepsevåk,
  • včelár lesný,
  • včelojed lesní,
  • Hvepsevåge,
  • mehiläishaukka,
  • Wespedief,
  • aligot vesper europeu,
  • Býþjór,
  • trzmielojad (zwyczajny),
  • ķīķis,
  • sršenar,
  • Обыкновенный осоед,
  • ヨ-ロッパハチクマ,
  • 鹃头蜂鹰,
  • 西方蜂鷹,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Boreal, Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Savanna : Dry

Geographic range

Illustration

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