Category Archives: Accipitriformes

Lappet-faced Vulture / White-backed Vulture


Accipitriformes

Place: Chobe National Park, Botswana
Dates: 24 August 2012.






[Torgos tracheliotos, Family Accipitridae, Order Accipitriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Lappet-faced vulture]

[Gyps africanus, Family Accipitridae, Order Accipitriformes, Wikipedia Entry: White-backed vulture]

The sound of the white-backed vulture (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Peter Boesman)

Black Kite


Accipitriformes

Place: Caerphilly Castle, Caerphilly
Date: 30 July 2016.




[Milvus migrans, Family Accipitridae, Order Accipitriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Black kite]

The sound of the black kite (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Jacques Prevost)

Distribution of the black kite across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Bateleur


Accipitriformes

Place: Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana
Date: 27 August 2012.







[Terathopius ecaudatus, Family Accipitridae, Order Accipitriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Bateleur]

The sound of the bateleur (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Fernand Deroussen)

Black-winged Kite


Accipitriformes

Place: Caerphilly Castle, Caerphilly
Dates: 30 July 2016.



[Elanus caeruleus, Family Accipitridae, Order Accipitriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Black-winged kite]

The sound of the black-winged kite (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist José Carlos Sires)

Steppe Eagle


Accipitriformes

Place: Leeds Castle, Kent
Dates: 4 July 2016.



[Aquila nipalensis, Family Accipitridae, Order Accipitriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Steppe eagle]

The sound of the steppe eagle (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Antero Lindholm)

Red Kite


Accipitriformes

Place: National Botanic Garden of Wales, Carmarthenshire
Dates: 25 July 2016.







[Milvus milvus, Family Accipitridae, Order Accipitriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Red kite]

The sound of the red kite (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Jens Kirkeby)

Distribution of the red kite across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).