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Brown Snake-Eagle
Circaetus cinereus Vieillot, 1818
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Order:
  Accipitriformes
Family:
  Accipitridae
Genus:
  Circaetus

Scientific:
  Circaetus cinereus

Citation:
  Vieillot, 1818

Reference:
  Nouv.Dict.Hist.Nat. 23 p.445

Protonym:
  Circaetus cinereus

Avibase ID:
  6904D83FD07E202F

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175500

Geographic range:

  • Circaetus cinereus: Senegambia to n Ethiopia and south to South Africa
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Brown Snake-Eagle
Czech:
  orlík hnědý
German:
  Einfarb-Schlangenadler
Danish:
  Mørk Slangeørn
Spanish:
  Culebrera Sombría
Finnish:
  ruskokäärmekotka
French:
  Circaète brun
Icelandic:
  Brown Snake-Eagle
Italian:
  Biancone bruno
Japanese:
  chairochuuhiwashi
Japanese:
  チャイロチュウヒワシ
Dutch:
  Bruine Slangenarend
Norwegian:
  Brunslangeørn
Polish:
  gadozer brunatny
Portuguese:
  Águia-cobreira-castanha
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Brown Snake-Eagle
Russian:
  Бурый змееяд
Slovak:
  hadiar tmavohnedý
Swedish:
  brun ormörn
Chinese:
  褐短趾雕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Brown Snake-eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Brown Snake-eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Brown Snake-eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Brown Snake-eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Brown Snake-eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Brown Snake-eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Brown Snake-eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Brown Snake-eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Brown Snake-eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Brown Snake-eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Brown Snake-eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Brown Snake-eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Brown Snake-eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Circaète brun ( Circaetus cinereus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Circaète brun ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 1st edition:
   Brown Harrier Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 3rd edition:
   Brown Harrier Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 4th edition:
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 6th edition:
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements, version 2015:
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements, version 2016:
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Clements, version 2017:
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
eBird version 1.50:
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
eBird version 1.52:
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
eBird version 1.53:
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
eBird version 1.54:
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
eBird version 1.55:
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
eBird version 2015:
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
eBird version 2016:
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
eBird version 2017:
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Brown Snake-eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Brown Snake-eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (3/07/2017):
   Brown Snake-eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Brown Snake Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Brown Harrier-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
James Lee Peters:
    Circaetus cinereus
James Lee Peters (original):
    Circaëtus cinereus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Circaetus cinereus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Brown Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus cinereus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Circaetus cinereus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Circaetus cinereus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Related taxa

Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Bruinslangarend
Bulgarian: Пепелявосив змияр
Catalan: Àguila serpera bruna
Czech: Orlík hnedý, orlík hnědý
Danish: Mørk Slangeørn
German: Brauner Schlangenadler, Einfarbschlangenadler, Einfarb-Schlangenadler
English: Banded Snake-Eagle, Brown Harrier Eagle, Brown Harrier-eagle, Brown Snake Eagle, Brown Snake-Eagle, Smaller Banded Snake Eagle, Snake Eagle
English (Kenya): Brown Snake Eagle
Spanish: Águila Culebrera Sombría, Culebrera Sombría
Spanish (Spain): Culebrera Sombría
Estonian: tõmmu-madukotkas
Finnish: ruskokäärmekotka, Ruskokäärmekotkat
French: Circaete brun, Circaète brun
Hungarian: barna kígyászölyv
Italian: Biancone bruno, Biancone cenerino
Japanese: chairochouhiwashi, chairochuuhiwashi
Japanese: チャイロチュウヒワシ, チャイロチョウヒワシ
Kwangali: Ekangakodi
Latin: Circaetus cinereus, Circaëtus cinereus, Circaetus gallicus cinereus
Lithuanian: Rudasis gyvatėdis
Dutch: Bruine Slangenarend
Norwegian: Brunslangeørn
Polish: gadozer brunatny, gadożer brunatny
Portuguese: Águia-cobreira-castanha
Portuguese (Portugal): Guincho-castanho
Russian: Бурый Змееяд
Slovak: hadiar tmavohnedý
Swedish: Brun ormörn
Swahili: Tai Kahawia
Tsonga: Ghama
Chinese: 褐短趾雕
Chinese (Traditional): 棕短趾鵰

 

         

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