Lizard Buzzard

Kaupifalco monogrammicus - Autour unibande

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Accipitriformes

  • Family
    :

    Accipitridés

  • Genus
    :

    Kaupifalco

  • Species
    :

    monogrammicus

Descriptor

Temminck, 1824

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 37 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 63 à 79 cm.
  • Weight
    : 220 à 410 g
Longevity

9 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Lizard Buzzard (Kaupifalco monogrammicus) is a species of bird in the Accipitridae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Kaupifalco monogrammicus monogrammicus (Senegal and Gambia to Ethiopia and Kenya)
  • Kaupifalco monogrammicus meridionalis (s Kenya to Angola, Namibia and South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Autour unibande,
  • Busardo Gavilán,
  • Gavião-papa-lagartos,
  • Sperberbussard,
  • Gyíkászölyv,
  • Hagedisbuizerd,
  • Poiana lacertiera,
  • Ödlevråk,
  • Øglehauk,
  • jašteričiar pásikavý,
  • jestřábec pestrý,
  • Øglehøg,
  • liskohaukka,
  • Akkedisvalk,
  • astor llagoster,
  • jaszczurkołap (północny),
  • Ящеричный канюк,
  • トカゲノスリ,
  • 食晰鵟,
  • 蜥鵟,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Rural Gardens

Geographic range

Illustration

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