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Short-toed Snake-Eagle

Circaetus gallicus (Gmelin, JF, 1788)

The Short-toed Snake Eagle (Circaetus gallicus) also known as Short-toed Eagle, is a medium-sized bird of prey in the family Accipitridae which also includes many other diurnal raptors such as kites, buzzards and harriers. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Accipitriformes
Family:
  Accipitridae
Genus:
  Circaetus

Scientific:
  Circaetus gallicus

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF, 1788)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. 1 pt1 p.259

Protonym:
  Falco gallicus

Avibase ID:
  8372FFBAA4080FBB

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8372FFBA

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175502

Geographic range:

  • Circaetus gallicus gallicus: breeds northwestern Africa and southern Europe, north to Estonia, south to the Levant, and east to Kazakhstan, also locally Arabian Peninsula, northern China, and Mongolia; also resident in South Asia (Pakistan, Nepal, and India). Western populations winter in the Sahel (Senegal and southwestern Mauritania to Ethiopia and western Kenya), eastern populations winter in South Asia
  • Circaetus gallicus sacerdotis: Lesser Sundas (Lombok, Sumbawa, Komodo, Flores, Besar, Sumba, Alor, Rote, Wetar, Timor, and Tanimbar); reported also eastern Java and Bali, where perhaps only a nonbreeding visitor
English:
Short-toed Snake-Eagle
Czech:
orlík krátkoprstý
German:
Schlangenadler
Danish:
Slangeørn
Spanish:
Culebrera Europea
Finnish:
käärmekotka
French:
Circaète Jean-le-Blanc
Icelandic:
Snákerna
Italian:
Biancone
Japanese:
chuuhiwashi
Japanese:
チュウヒワシ
Dutch:
Slangenarend
Norwegian:
Slangeørn
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Slangeørn
Polish:
gadożer
Portuguese:
Águia-cobreira
Russian:
Змееяд
Slovak:
hadiar krátkoprstý
Swedish:
ormörn
Ukrainian:
Змієїд блакитноногий
Chinese:
短趾雕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Short-toed Snake Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Short-toed Snake Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Short-toed Snake Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Short-toed Snake Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Short-toed Snake Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Short-toed Snake Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Short-toed Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Short-toed Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Short-toed Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Short-toed Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Short-toed Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Short-toed Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Short-toed Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus)
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Circaète Jean-le-Blanc ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Circaète Jean-le-Blanc ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
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):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
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):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Short-toed Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Short-toed Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Short-toed Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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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:
Short-toed Snake-Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
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):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Short-toed Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Short-toed Snake-eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Short-toed Snake Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
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 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Short-toed Snake Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Short-toed Snake Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Short-toed Snake Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Short-toed Snake Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Short-toed Snake Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Short-toed Snake Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Short-toed Snake Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Short-toed Snake Eagle ( Circaetus gallicus)
James Lee Peters (original):
Circaëtus gallicus gallicus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Circaetus gallicus gallicus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Circaetus gallicus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Circaetus gallicus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Circaetus [gallicus or beaudouini] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Afrikaans: Swartborsslangarend
Arabic: عقاب ابو الحيات, عقاب الحيات
Asturian: Aigla Cande, Aigla Culibriera
Azerbaijani: Adi ilanyeyən
Belarusian: Арлан-вужаед, Арол-вужаед
Bulgarian: Орел змияр
Bengali: খাটোআঙুল সাপঈগল
Breton: Ar skoulerer hañv
Catalan: Àguila marcenca
Catalan (Balears): Àguila marcenca
Montenegrin: orao zmijar
Czech: Orlík krátkoprstý
Welsh: Eryr byrfys
Danish: Slangeørn
German: Schlangenadler, Schlangenadler-gallicus
Greek: Φιδαετός
Greek (Cypriot): Φιδαετός
English: European Snake Eagle, European Snake-eagle, Serpent Eagle, Short-toed eagle, Short-toed Harrier-eagle, Short-toed Snake Eagle, Short-toed Snake-Eagle, Snake Eagle, Turkestan Snake Buzzard
English (United Kingdom): Short-toed Eagle
English (IOC): Short-toed Snake Eagle
English (Kenya): Short-toed Snake Eagle
Esperanto: Serpentaglo
Spanish: Aguila Culebrea, Aguila Culebrera, Águila culebrera, Culebrera Europea
Spanish (Spain): Culebrera Europea
Spanish (HBW): Culebrera europea
Estonian: Madukotkas
Basque: Àguila marcenca, Arrano sugezalea
Persian: عقاب مارخور
Finnish: Käärmekotka
French: Circaète Jean-le-Blanc, Vautour fauve
Galician: Aguia cobreira, Àguila marcenca
Hebrew: חויאי, חוייאי הנחשים, חיוואי, חיוויאי, חיוויאי הנחשים, חיויאי
Croatian: Zmijar
Hungarian: Kígyászölyv
Armenian: [Odzaker Artsiv ], Օձակեր Արծիվ, Օջակեր Արծիվ
Indonesian: Burung Elang-ular Jari-pendek, Elang-ular jari-pendek, Elangular Jari-pendek
Icelandic: Snákerna
Italian: Biancone
Japanese: chouhiwashi, chūhi washi, chuuhiwashi
Japanese: チュウヒワシ
Japanese (Kanji): 沢鵟鷲
Georgian: ან ძერაბოტი, გველიჭამია, გველიჭამია არწივი, ძერაბოტი
Kazakh: Жыланжегіш бүркіт, Жыланжегіш қыран
Kazakh (Transliteration): jılan-jegiş bürqit
Scientific: Circaetus ferox, Circaetus gallicus, Circaetus gallicus gallicus, Circaëtus gallicus gallicus, Falco gallicus
Luxembourgish: Schlaangenadler
Lithuanian: Gyvatedis, Gyvatėdis, Paprastasis gyvatėdis
Latvian: Čūskērglis
Macedonian: Орел змијар
Malayalam: പാമ്പ് പരുന്ത്
Mongolian: Лусч сар, Могойч загалай
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠮᠣᠭᠠᠢᠴᠢ ᠵᠠᠭᠠᠯᠠᠢ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠯᠣᠣᠰᠴᠢ ᠰᠠᠷ
Mongolian (Transliteration): lusch sar, mogoich zagalai
Moldavian: Șerpar
Malay: Burung Helang Ular, Burung Lang Ular, Helang Ular
Maltese: Ajkla Bajda
Dutch: Slangearend, Slangenarend
Norwegian Nynorsk: Slangeørn
Norwegian: Slangeørn
Polish: gadozer, Gadożer, gadożer (zwyczajny), gadożer zwyczajny
Pinyin: duǎn-zhǐ diāo
Portuguese: àguia cobreira, Águia-cobreira, Àguia-cobreira
Portuguese (Portugal): Águia-cobreira
Romansh: Evla alva
Romanian: Şerpar
Russian: Змееяд, Змеяед, Обыкновенный змееяд
Sindhi: ٺبة ډب هًٍٍ
Slovak: hadiar krátkoprstý
Slovenian: kacar, kačar, orel kacar
Albanian: Shqiponja gjarperngrenese, Shqiponja gjarpërngrënëse
Serbian: orao zmijar, Zmijar, Орао змијар
Swedish: Ormörn
Tamil: Onan Kothi Kazhugu
Thai: เหยี่ยวนิ้วสั้น
Thai (Transliteration): yìaw níw-sân
Turkish: Yılan Kartalı, yylan kartaly, Жыланжегіш бүркіт
Ukrainian: Змiєїд, Змієїд , Змієїд блакитноногий, Крачун
Vietnamese: Chim Diều ngón ngắn, Diều ngón ngắn
Chinese: 短趾, 短趾雕, 短趾鵰
Chinese (Traditional): 短趾鵰

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