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

Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus

Described by: Gmelin, S. G. (1770)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Bet Shean Valley, Israel - Mar, 2001 © Alain Fossť  Kenya - Jan, 2000 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Kutch, Gujarat, India - Jan, 2007 © Jugal Tiwari  India - Mar, 1991 © W. S. Clark 
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E. Europe to c. Asia;
E. Europe irregularly w. to Sweden and Germany, Hortobagy National Park, Hungary and more regularly in e. Romania, Ukraine, c. and sw. Russia s. to the Caucasus, Aral Sea, Lake Balkhash, Turkestan and ex. n. Iran to sw. Siberia (Lake Baikal and Transbaicalia), nw. China (w. Sinkiang) and perhaps n. Mongolia.
Winters s. in s. Europe, Africa s. of the Sahara, Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka, Burma, e. and s. China.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics


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


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