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Mountain Buzzard

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King of the forest birds Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Buteo oreophilus Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
45–50 cm Length
Montane forests Range:- Burundi, Democratic Rep. of Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Habitat
2 - 3 Eggs, incubation ? days, fledging 45 - 55 days. Clutch
Birds, mammals & reptiles. Food  
3498 - TSN: 558955 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

By Mauritz Preller January 1, 2008 © all rights reserved

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AKA:- frikaans: Bosjakkalsvoël
Czech: káně horská
Danish: Bjergvåge
German: Bergbussard
English: African Mountain Buzzard, Forest Buzzard, Mountain Buzzard, Mountain Buzzard (Mountain), Rudebeck's Buzzard, Woodland Buzzard
Spanish: Busardo Montańés, Ratonero Montañés
Estonian: tähnikviu
Finnish: Vuorihiirihaukka
French: Buse montagnarde
Italian: Poiana africana dei monti
Japanese: madaranosuri
Japanese: マダラノスリ
Latin: Buteo oerophilus oerophilus, Buteo oreophilus, Buteo oreophilus oreophilus, Buteo tachardus, Buteo tachardus tachardus
Dutch: Afrikaanse Bergbuizerd, Bergbuizerd
Norwegian: Flekkvåk
Polish: myszolów górski, Myszołów górski
Russian: Африканский горный канюк
Slovak: myšiak vrchovský
Swedish: Bergsvråk
Swahili: Shakivale-mlima
Chinese: 山鵟



Buteo oreophilus
Buteo oreophilus oreophilus
Buteo oreophilus trizonatus

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