Taxon profile


Eastern Marsh-harrier
Circus spilonotus Kaup, 1847

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Accipitriformes »  family Accipitridae - kites, hawks and eagles »  genus Circus - marsh harrier

Scientific synonyms

Circus aeruginosus spilonotus

Least Concern

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Circus spilonotus spilonotus Kaup, 1847
subspecies Circus spilonotus spilothorax Salvadori & d'Albertis, 1875

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [3401]

Bird Life [] [as Circus spilonotus Kaup, 1847]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Circus spilonotus Kaup, 1847]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Circus spilonotus Kaup, 1847]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Circus spilonotus]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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