Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata > Subphylum Vertebrata > Superclass Gnathostomata > Superclass Tetrapoda > Class Aves > Order Falconiformes > Family Accipitridae > Genus Circaetus

Circaetus gallicus (Gmelin, 1788)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Original genus

Falco Linnaeus, 1758

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

CircaetusVieiilot, 1816accepted genus name

Species group names

Falco gallicus Gmelin, 1788 objective synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Albanian: shqipja e gjarpinjve; shqiponja gjarpërngrënëse sources: DHORA, DH. 2008: Fjalor i emrave të kafshëve të Shqipërisë (Emri shkencor – Shqip – Anglisht) / Dictionary of animal names of Albania (Scientific names – Albanian – English). Camaj – Pipa. Shkodër, Albania. pp. 288.
 Bulgarian: Орел змияр sources: Bulgarian PESI focal point
 Danish: Slangeørn sources: danish PESI focal point
 Dutch: Slangenarend sources: Dutch Species Register
 English-United States: Short-toed Eagle sources: Charles Hussey
 German: Schlangenadler sources: german PESI focal point
 Greek: Φιδαετός ; Φιδαετός sources: Greek PESI focal point
 Israel (Hebrew): חוויאי sources: Hebrew PESI focal point
 Italian: Biancone sources: italian PESI focal point
 Lithuanian: gyvatėdis sources: Lithuanian PESI focal point
 Norwegian: Slangeørn sources: Norwegian PESI focal point
 Norwegian Bokmål: slangeørn sources: Syst. Nat. 1 pt 1 p. 259
 Norwegian Nynorsk: slangeørn sources: Syst. Nat. 1 pt 1 p. 259
 Romanian: Serpar; Şerpar sources: Romania PESI focal point
 Russian: змееяд sources: Russian PESI focal point
 Slovenian: kačar sources: Slovenian PESI focal point
 Spanish, Castillian: Culebrera europea sources: spanish PESI focal point
 Swedish: ormörn
 Turkish: Yilan kartali; Yılan kartalı sources: Turkish PESI focal point
 Ukrainian: Змієїд; крачу́н



External Links



Drs Cees Roselaar. Circaetus gallicus (Gmelin, 1788). Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=96708




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