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Northern Harrier

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Hen harrier Alternate name
Circus cyaneus Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
45–55 cm [97–118 cm wingspan] Length
Forest edge, shrubland, grassland & specially marshes,. Up to 3,000 m. Range see map. Habitat
Altitude
Range
Clutch
Birds, small mammals. Food  
  Habits
3389 - TSN: 175432 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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Light Light green: breeding summer visitor
Dark green: breeding resident
Blue: winter visitor

Arabic: مرزة الدجاج, مرزة الدجاج مساح الريضان
Asturian: Blanquín, El Blanquín
Azerbaijani: Tarla belibağlısı
Belarusian: Палявы лунь
Bulgarian: Полски блатар
Breton: Ar skoul louet
Catalan: Arpella pŕl·lida, Arpella pŕŀlida, Arpellot pŕl·lid
Catalan (Balears): Arpella pŕl·lida
Valencian: Arpellot pŕl·lid
Czech: Moták pilich, moták pillich
Welsh: Barcud glâs, Bod tinwen, Bod tinwyn, Boda tinwyn, Cudwalch, Hebog llwydlas
Danish: Blĺ Kćrhřg
German: Kornweihe, Kornweiher-cyaneus
Greek: Βαλτόκιρκος, Χειμωνόκιρκος
Emiliano-romagnolo: Puianétt
English: European Northern Harrier, Hen harrier, northern harrier, Northern Harrier (Eurasian)
Esperanto: Blua cirkuo
Spanish: Aguillucho Pálido, Aguilucho norteńo, Aguilucho Palido, Aguilucho Pálido, Gavilán de Ciénaga, Gavilán pantanero, Gavilán Sabanero
Spanish (Colombia): Aguilucho Pálido
Spanish (Costa Rica): Aguilucho norteńo
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Gavilán Sabanero
Spanish (Honduras): Gavilán pantanero
Spanish (Mexico): gavilán rastrero
Spanish (Nicaragua): Aguilucho Pálido
Estonian: Välja-loorkull
Basque: Arpella pŕl·lida, Mirotz zuri
Finnish: Sinisuohaukka
Faroese: Fenheykur, Heykur
French: Busard des roseaux, Busard Saint-Martin
Irish: Cromán na gCearc, Cromán nag Cearc
Gaelic: Aunt-eun Fiorm, Breid air Toin, Clamhan nan Cearc
Galician: Arpella pŕl·lida, Gatafornela
Manx: Shirragh ny giark
Haitian Creole French: Gwo Malfini savann
Hebrew: זרון תכול
Croatian: Eja Strnjarica
Hungarian: Kékes rétihéja
Armenian: [Dashtain Mknachurak ], Դաժտային Մկնաճուռակ, Դաշտային Մկնաճուռակ
Icelandic: Bláheiđir
Italian: Albanella reale
Japanese: Haiiro-chuhi, haiirochuuhi, Haiiro-chuuhi
Japanese: ハイイロチュウヒ
Georgian: მინდვრის ძელქორი
Khakas: Агайан, самка, хулада
Kazakh: Түз құладыны
Korean: 잿빛개구리매
Cornish: Helghyer tynwyn
Latin: Circus cyaneus, Circus cyaneus cyaneus
Lithuanian: Javine linge, Javinė lingė
Latvian: Lauku lija
Macedonian: Еја полска, Полска еја, Полски жабар
Mongolian: Цагаан элэгт
Malay: Helang Sawah Kelabu
Maltese: Bugħadam Abjad Prim
Dutch: Blauwe kiekendief, Blauwe kuikendief
Norwegian: Blĺ kjerrhřk, Blĺhřk, Myrhauk
Polish: blotniak zbozowy, Błotniak zbożowy
Portuguese: tartaranhăo azulado, Tartaranhăo-azulado
Romansh: Melv da graun
Russian: Лунь полевой, Полевой лунь
Scots: Ant-eun fiorm, Breid air toin
Northern Sami: Jeaggefálli
Slovak: kana sivá, Kaňa sivá
Slovenian: pepelasti lunj, splinec
Albanian: Shqipja e fushës
Serbian: eja livadarka, poljska eja, Poljska eja, strnarica, strnarica, Пољска eja, Пољска еја, Стрнарика, Стрнарица
Swedish: Blĺ kärrhök
Swahili: Kipondya Kijivubuluu
Thai: เหยี่ยวทุ่งแถบเหนือ
Turkish: Gökçe delice, Mavi Doğan
Tuvinian: Шөл кускежизи
Ukrainian: Лунь польовий , Польовий лунь
Vietnamese: Diều, Diều hen
Chinese: [bai zhua], [bai-wei yao], [hui yao], [hui ying], [hui ze-kuang], [ji-diao], 灰澤鵟, 灰鹞, 灰鹰, 白尾鷂, 白尾鹞, 白抓, 鸡鵰
Chinese (Taiwan): [hui ze-kuang], 灰澤鵟

Sub-species
Circus cyaneus cyaneus
Circus cyaneus hudsonius Now split

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