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Black-chested Snake-Eagle

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Black-breasted Snake-Eagle Alternate name
Circaetus pectoralis Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
  Length
Desssert, savanna & shrubland up to 3400 m. Found in:- Angola, Botswana, Democratic Rep. of Congo, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia & Zimbabwe. Habitat
Altitude
Range
1 egg per clutch, incubated for 50 days. Clutch
Snakes lizards, small mammals. Food  
  Habits
3368 - TSN: 559296 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

view photos Photo February 20, 2007 by LPJC © all rights reserved          

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Black-chested Snake Eagle Toon Spanhove Awash National Park Ethiopia XC57552 call

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view photos Photo September 14, 2005 by gary.fotu © all rights reserved

 

Afrikaans: Swartborsslangarend
Czech: orlík tmavoprsý
Danish: Hvidbuget Slangeørn
German: Schlangenadler, Schwarzbrust-Schlangenadler
English: Black chested Snake Eagle, Black-breasted Harrier Eagle, Black-breasted Harrier-Eagle, Blackbreasted Snake Eagle, Black-breasted Snake Eagle, Black-breasted Snake-eagle, Black-chested Harrier Eagle, Black-chested Harrier-eagle, Black-chested Snake Eagle, Black-chested Snake-Eagle, Short-toed Snake Eagle
Spanish: Águila Culebrera de Pecho Negro, Culebrera Pechinegra
Estonian: hulgu-madukotkas
Finnish: savannikäärmekotka
French: Circaète à poitrine noire, Circaëte Jean-le-Blanc
Italian: Biancone pettonero
Japanese: munagurochuuhiwashi
Japanese: ムナグロチュウヒワシ
Latin: Circaetus gallicus pectoralis, Circaetus pectoralis
Dutch: Zwartborstslangenarend
Norwegian: Svartbrystslangeørn
Polish: gadozer bialobrzuchy, gadożer białobrzuchy
Portuguese: Águia-cobreira-de-peito-preto
Russian: Черногрудый змееяд
Slovak: hadiar bielobruchý
Swedish: Svartbröstad ormörn
Swahili: Tai Kidari-cheusi
Tsonga: Xithaklongwa
Chinese: 黑胸短趾雕
Zulu: uKhozi

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