Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: Jerdon's Baza

Jerdon's Baza Aviceda jerdoni

Described by: Blyth (1842)
Alternate common name(s): Asian Baza, Lizard Hawk
Old scientific name(s): Pernis jerdoni


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Sw. India, Sri Lanka; Se. Asia; Greater Sundas; Philippines;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) N. India (Darjeeling to Assam), Sikkim and the e. Himalayas to s. China (s. Yunnan and Hainan), s. Burma (Tenasserim), Thailand, s. Laos and probably Sumatra.
(2) S. India (w. Mysore, Kerala and Eastern Ghats in Andhra Pradesh) and Sri Lanka.
(3) Borneo.
(4) S. Philippines (Palawan, Samar, Mindanao).
(5) Sulawesi including Kabaena, Peleng, Banggai and Sula Is.
Ranges to Malaya.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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