Snake Eagle (Circaetus gallicus)

 

 

 

 

 

Description - Characteristics: Snake Eagle

 

Breeding – Clutch – Measurements – Habitat – Diet - Threats

 

Taxonomy:

Order: Accipitriformes

Family: Accipitridae

Genus: Circaetus

Species: Snake Eagle

 

Scientific Name: Circaetus gallicus

 

Names and Synonyms of the Eurasian Buzzard

 

Name in German: Mäusebussard

Name in Czech: Orlík krátkoprstý

Name in Slovak: Hadiar krátkoprstý

Name in Hungarian: Kígyászölyv

Name in Croat: Zmijar

Name in French: Circaète Jean-le-Blanc

Name in Spanish: Culebrera Europea

Name in Portuguese: Águia-cobreira

Name in Italian: Biancone

Name in Dutch: Slangenarend

Name in Swedish: Ormörn

Name in Finnisch: Käärmekotka

Name in Danishh: Slangeørn

Name in Polish: Gadożer

Name in Russian: Змееяд

Name in Greek: Φιδαετός

Name in Turkey: Yılan Kartalı, yylan kartaly

Name in Arabic: عقاب ابو الحيات, عقاب الثعابين, عقاب الحيات

Name in Hebrew: חויאי, חוייאי הנחשים, חיוואי, חיוויאי, חיוויאי הנחשים, חיויאי

 

Distribution – Movements – Habitat - Behaviour