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Black-breasted Snake Eagle

Circaetus pectoralis

Description:

The attractive Black-breasted Snake Eagle is an African raptor that is surprisingly not uncommon in desert environments such as that around Uis where I photographed this bird in flight. It is well known for its abilities to hover as it searches out for snakes.

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2 Comments

Jaybird
Jaybird 10 years ago

Nice!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 10 years ago

Ooooh! Great shot!

AdamRiley
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AdamRiley

Erongo Region, Namibia

Spotted on Jul 1, 2011
Submitted on Nov 1, 2011

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