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Montagu's Harrier

Circus pygargus (Linnaeus, C 1758)

Montagu's harrier (Circus pygargus) is a migratory bird of prey of the harrier family. Its common name commemorates the British naturalist George Montagu. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Accipitriformes
Family:
  Accipitridae
Genus:
   Circus
Scientific:
  Circus pygargus


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, C 1758)

Reference:
   Systema Naturae ed. 10 1 p.89

Protonym:
  Falco Pygargus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726996


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  63B6412E23CC0D93

Avibase ID:
  avibase-63B6412E

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/63B6412E


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 175439

Geographic range:

  • Circus pygargus: N Palearctic; winters to s Africa, Iran and India
English:
Montagu's Harrier
Catalan:
Arpella cendrosa
Czech:
moták lužní
Danish:
Hedehøg
German:
Wiesenweihe
Spanish:
Aguilucho Cenizo
Spanish (Spain):
Aguilucho Cenizo
Finnish:
niittysuohaukka
French:
Busard cendré
Croatian:
Eja Livadarka
Hungarian:
Hamvas rétihéja
Icelandic:
Gráheiðir
Italian:
Albanella minore
Japanese (romaji):
himehaiirochuuhi
Japanese:
ヒメハイイロチュウヒ
Lithuanian:
Pievinė lingė
Dutch:
Grauwe Kiekendief
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Enghauk
Norwegian:
Enghauk
Polish:
błotniak łąkowy
Portuguese:
águia-caçadeira
Russian:
Луговой лунь
Slovak:
kaňa popolavá
Serbian:
eja livadarka
Swedish:
ängshök
Ukrainian:
Лунь лучний
Chinese:
乌灰鹞
Chinese (Traditional):
烏灰鷂


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Montagu's Harrier ( Circus pygargus)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Montagu's Harrier ( Circus pygargus)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
Montagu's Harrier ( Circus pygargus)
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
Montagu's Harrier ( Circus pygargus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Busard cendré ( Circus pygargus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Busard cendré ( Circus pygargus)
Clements 1st edition:
Montagu's Harrier ( Circus pygargus)
Clements, version 2021:
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Clements, version 2022:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
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eBird version 2022:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Montagu's Harrier ( Circus pygargus)
Oriental Bird Club:
Montagu's Harrier ( Circus pygargus)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Circus pygargus
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Circus pygargus
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Circus pygargus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Montagu's Harrier ( Circus pygargus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Montagu's Harrier ( Circus pygargus)
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Montagu's Harrier ( Circus pygargus)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Montagu's Harrier ( Circus pygargus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Circus pygargus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Circus pygargus

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Species status: full species

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Abkhazian: аШларџь
Afrikaans: Bloupaddavreter, Bloupaddavreter (Blouvleivalk), Blouvleivalk, Blouvleivalk (-paddavreter)
Arabic: أبو شودة, أبو شودة مساح الريضان, مرزة منتاجو
Araucanian: Ñamku
Mapundungun: Ñamku
Asturian: Aguiluchu d'Erga, Aiglina d'Erga, Gabiluchu cenicientu
Azerbaijani: Çəmən belibağlısı, çəmən leyi, otluq leyi
Bashkir: бейеүсе көйгәнәк , билала, болон көйгәнәге, кәйгәләк, көйгәнәк, торомбай
Belarusian: Лунь поплаўны, Поплаўны лунь
Bulgarian: Ливаден блатар
Bengali: ভমিগুয কা঩াচ঳ , মন্টেগুর কাপাসি
Bengali (transliteration): manṭēgura kāpāsi
Breton: Ar skoul glas, Skoul glas
Catalan: Arpella cendrosa, Arpellot cendrós, Esparver cendrós
Catalan (Balears): Arpella cendrosa
Valencian: Arpellot cendrós
Montenegrin: eja livadarka, еја ливадарка
Montenegrin (Cyrillic): еја ливадарка
Czech: Moták lužní
Chuvash: пăнчăллă хăлат
Welsh: Bod Montagu, Boda Montagu, Boda'r waun, Hebog Montagu
Danish: Hedehøg
German: Wiesenweihe
Greek: Καμποσιάχινο, Λιβαδόκιρκoς, Λιβαδόκιρκος
Greek (Cypriot): Καμποσιάχινο
English: Montague's Harrier, Montagu's Harrier
English, HBW: Montagu's Harrier
English (IOC): Montagu's Harrier
English (Kenya): Montagu's Harrier
English (United States): Montagu's Harrier
Esperanto: Griza cirkuo
Spanish: Aguillucho Cenizo, Aguilucho cenizo, Águilucho Cenizo, Aguilucho de Montagu
Spanish (Spain): Aguilucho Cenizo
Spanish (HBW): Aguilucho cenizo
Estonian: Soo-loorkull
Basque: Arranokume, Esparver cendrós, Mirotz urdin, Mirotz urdina
Persian: سنقر گندم ‌زار, سنقر گندم‌زار, سنقر گندمزار
Finnish: Niittysuohaukka, Niitysuohaukka
Faroese: Bláheykur
French: Busard cendré, Busard de Montagu, Busard montagu, Busard pâle
Friulian: poiane piçule, poianele
Frisian: Skiere hoanskrobber
Irish: Cromán Liath
Gaelic: Clachan luch, Clamhan Luch
Galician: Aguiucho, Aigote, Esparver cendrós, Tartaraña cincenta
Guarani: Taguato ra'y
Manx: Clowan lugh
Hebrew: זרון פס
Croatian: Eja Livadarka
Hungarian: Hamvas rétihéja
Armenian: [Margagetnain Mknachurak ], Մարգագետնային Մկնաճուռակ
Icelandic: Gráheiðir
Italian: Albanella minore
Japanese (romaji): hime chūhi, Hime chuuhi, himehaiirochuuhi, Himehaiiro-chuuhi
Japanese: ヒメチュウヒ, ヒメハイイロチュウヒ
Japanese (Kanji): 姫沢鵟
Georgian: ან მდელოს ბოლობეჭედა, ველის ძელქორი, მდელოს ძელქორი
Kabardian: хъупӀэжьец
Mongolian, Halh: урт далавчит хулд
Kazakh: жайылымдық құладын, шалғын ақсары ителгісі, шалғын ителгісі, Шалғын құладыны, шалғындық ақсарысы
Kazakh (Transliteration): şalğın quladını
North Karelian: niittyšuohaukka
Kirghiz: көк кулаалы, шалбаа кулаалысы
Scientific: Circus pigargus, Circus pygargus, Falco Pygargus
Luxembourgish: Wisenhénkeldéif, Wisen-Hénkelendéif, Wisewei
Lithuanian: Pievine linge, Pievinė lingė
Latvian: Pļavu lija
Macedonian: Еја ливадарка, Ливадска еја, Ливадски жабар
Malayalam: മൊൻടാഗു മേടുതപ്പി
Mongolian: Нугын хулд, Нугын цагаан элэгт, урт далавчит хулд
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠨᠣᠭᠣ ᠶᠢᠨ ᠬᠣᠯᠲᠣ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠨᠣᠭᠣ ᠶᠢᠨ ᠴᠠᠭᠠᠨ ᠡᠯᠢᠭᠡᠲᠣ
Mongolian (Transliteration): nugiŋ khuld, nugiŋ tsag aaŋ elegt
Moldavian: Erete sur
Marathi: मोन्टेग्युचा भोवत्या
Maltese: Baghadan Griz, bagħdan griż, Bugħadam Griż
Nepali: मोन्टागु भुइ”चील
Dutch: Grauwe Kiekendief
Norwegian Nynorsk: Enghauk
Norwegian: Enghauk, Gråhauk
Livvi (Olonets Karelian): kanahaukku
Polish: blotniak lakowy, Błotniak łąkowy, Błotniak popielaty
Pinyin: wū-huī yào
Portuguese: Águia-caçadeira, tartaranhão caçador, Tartaranhão-caçador
Portuguese (Portugal): Águia-caçadeira, tartaranhão-caçador
Romansh: Melv da prada
Rhaeto-Romance: Melv da prada
Romanian: Erete sur
Russian: Lugovoy Lun, Луговой лунь, Лунь луговой
Sardinian: Abbilastru
Scots: Clamhan luch
Northern Sami: Niitohávut
Sinhalese (Transliteration): Montegu Harikussa
Slovak: Kaňa popolavá
Slovenian: mocvirski lunj, močvirski lunj
Albanian: Shqipe e balltaqeve, Shqipja e balltaqeve
Serbian: eja livadarka, Eja ливадарка, Еја ливадарка
Swedish: Ängshök
Swahili: Kipondya wa Montagu
Turkmen: ak gulaty
Turkish: Çayır delicesi, Çayır Doğanı, çayyr delicesi, Шалғын құладыны
Tatar: болын карчыгасы
Tuvinian: Шынаа кускежизи, шынаа күскежизи
Udmurt: пурысь душес
Ukrainian: Болотняний лунь, Лунь лучний , Лучний лунь
Uzbek: қўриқ бўктаргиси, ўтзор бўктаргиси, ўтлоқ бўктаргиси, яйлов бўктаргиси
Kalmyk: девән хулд
Chinese: [wuu-hui yao], 乌灰鹞, 烏灰鷂
Chinese (Traditional): 烏灰鷂

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