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Short-toed Snake-Eagle

Circaetus gallicus gallicus (Gmelin, 1788)

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2016-05-10
Uralsk-Atyrau road.
© Askar Isabekov

Description

The lesser race of species. Male wing length 520-552 (532), female 420-570 (539) mm.

Distribution

Breeds on Mugodzhary ridge, in Central and possibly Northern Kazakhstan. One bird (probably immature) observed 16 July 2000 near Sary-Moin lake. Occurs widespread on migration.

References

Gavrilov E. I., Gavrilov A. E. "The Birds of Kazakhstan". Almaty, 2005. Э.И.Гаврилов. "Фауна и распространение птиц Казахстана". Алматы, 1999.

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relative taxons

Circaetus gallicus
(Gmelin, 1788)
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Circaetus gallicus heptneri
(Dementiev, 1932)
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