Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: Black Harrier

Black Harrier Circus maurus

Described by: Temminck (1828)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


South Africa - Sep, 1998 © W. S. Clark 
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S. Africa;
Endemic breeding species of s. South Africa (Cape Province, w. Natal, s. Transvaal, Orange Free State and Lesotho).
Moves n. during the nonbreeding season to sw. Botswana and s. Namibia.


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


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