Secretarybird

Sagittarius serpentarius - Messager sagittaire

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Accipitriformes

  • Family
    :

    Sagittariidés

  • Genus
    :

    Sagittarius

  • Species
    :

    serpentarius

Descriptor

Miller, JF, 1779

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 150 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 191 à 215 cm.
  • Weight
    : 2300 à 4270 g
Longevity

18 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Secretarybird (Sagittarius serpentarius) is a species of bird in the Sagittariidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Messager sagittaire,
  • Secretario,
  • Secretário,
  • Sekretär,
  • kígyászkeselyű,
  • Secretarisvogel,
  • Segretario,
  • Sekreterarfågel,
  • Sekretærfugl,
  • hadožrút nohatý,
  • hadilov písař,
  • Sekretærfugl,
  • sihteeri,
  • Sekretarisvoël,
  • secretari,
  • sekretarz,
  • Птица-секретарь,
  • ヘビクイワシ,
  • 蛇鷲,
  • 蛇鷲,

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland

Geographic range

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