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Nicobar Serpent-Eagle

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Spilornis klossi Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
46 cm Length
Tropical lowland moist forest, up to 600 m. Endemic to India:- Nicobar:- Kondul Island, Little Nicobar Island & Great Nicobar Island

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Mainly snakes also liizards, rodents. Food  
3374 - TSN: 824123- Sub-species World Number
Near Threatened Status

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AKA:- Czech: orlík Klossův
Danish: Nicobarslangeřrn
German: Kloss Schlangenweihe, Kloss-Schlangenweihe, Zwergschlangenweihe
English: Great Nicobar Serpent Eagle, Great Nicobar Serpent-Eagle, Nicobar Serpent Eagle, Nicobar Serpent-Eagle, South Nicobar Serpent-eagle
Spanish: Águila Culebrera de Nicobar Mayor, Culebrera de Nicobar, Culebrera de Nicobar Mayor
Estonian: nicobari maduhaugas
Finnish: pikkuharjakotka
French: Serpentaire des Nicobar, Serpentaire menu
Hungarian: nikobári kígyászsas
Italian: Serpentario delle Nicobare
Latin: Spilornis cheela klossi, Spilornis klossi, Spilornis minimus klossi
Dutch: Groot-Nicobarslangenarend, Nicobarenslangenarend
Norwegian: Nikobarsnokřrn
Polish: Wężojad mały, wezojad nikobarski, wężojad nikobarski, Wężojad nikobrski
Portuguese: Águia-serpentária-pequena
Russian: Никобарский хохлатый змееяд, Южной никобарский хохлатый змееяд
Slovak: hadiar nikobarský
Chinese: 尼岛蛇雕

Sub-species None known


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