Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: Eastern Chanting-Goshawk

Eastern Chanting-Goshawk Melierax poliopterus

Described by: Cabanis (1869)
Alternate common name(s): Eastern Chanting Goshawk, Somali Chanting Goshawk, Eastern Pale Chanting Goshawk
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Location unknown - Date unknown © Allen Chartier  Kenya - Jan, 2000 © W. S. Clark  Masai Mara, Kenya - Feb, 2001 © Jim Wilson 
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C. e. Africa;
Sc. and e. Ethiopia and Somalia s. to ex. e. Uganda, Kenya (n., e. and s. of the Kenyan highlands, mainly e. of Rift Valley around Lake Turkana, Lake Magadi and Lake Natron, and w. of Rift only on dry e. Loita plains) and c. Tanzania.


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


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