Search by Freefind    A   B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L M  N  O  P  Q   R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y   Z      Home

 Advanced Search Alphabetically Taxon - Family Map Country Lists Help-Site Map Contact

Sagittariidae Accipitriformes Parvclassis : Neognathae

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds all rights reserved

view photos  Photo by peregrin@

Birds Acciptridae Sagittariidae Cathartidae
3545    Secretarybird  Sagittarius serpentarius Least concern TSN: 175692


A family with only one genus but what a bird it looks like it was designed by a committee, it runs about looking for snakes and other small creatures which it kills with its feet or bill.                                                          
Arkive for photos, picture gallery, sound recordings, video and bird data, checklists etc. Field guide images of over 9,000 species. Checklists covering all bird species and most of the worlds countries.

2008 Worldbirds all rights reserved   Copy-right belongs to individual photographers

Sound recordings by XENO-CANTO are covered by creative commons Copy-right (CC)


01/03/2008 0000000

25/10/2009 500,000

28/02/2012 870,300



Maps from Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites


01/01/2009 151,000

01/10/2010 562,291

24/09/2012 1,000,000


Credits Some of the maps, data, are from               Data from Avibase