Bateleur

photo by cyrusbulsara

Scientific classification

Order

Accipitriformes

Family

Accipitridae

Subfamily

Terathopius

Species

ecaudatus

Appearance

* Pretty large bird of prey with brown upperparts and white underparts
* Red featherless skin on the face and red legs
* Size: 60-70 cm, wingspan: about 175 cm

Habitat

Open- and forest areas

Countries

Africa

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