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Secretarybird

Sagittarius serpentarius

Description:

The Secretarybird or Secretary Bird (Sagittarius serpentarius) is a large, mostly terrestrial bird of prey. Endemic to Africa, it is usually found in the open grasslands and savannah of the sub-Sahara. Although a member of the order Accipitriformes, which also includes many other diurnal raptors such as kites, buzzards, vultures, and harriers, it is given its own family, Sagittariidae.

Habitat:

The Allwetterzoo, Münster, Germany.

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3 Comments

goku18082002
goku18082002 7 years ago

es el ave rapaz que mas mes gusta

Brinschk
Brinschk 9 years ago

Thank you! They are my favourite birds.. :)

Milind Mangare
Milind Mangare 9 years ago

beauty

Brinschk
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Brinschk

Münster, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

Spotted on May 1, 2010
Submitted on Nov 23, 2012

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