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

Circus macrourus (S. G. Gmelin, 1771)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Original genus

Accipiter Brisson, 1760

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

CircusLacepede, 1799accepted genus name

Species group names

Accipiter macrourus S. G. Gmelin, 1771 objective synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Albanian: shqipja e stepave; shqipja e zbehtë 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: Степен блатар sources: Bulgarian PESI focal point
 Danish: Steppehøg sources: danish PESI focal point
 Dutch: Steppekiekendief sources: Dutch Species Register
 English-United States: Pallid Harrier sources: Charles Hussey
 German: Steppenweihe sources: Germany PESI focal point
 Greek: Στεπόκιρκος ; Στεπόκιρκος sources: Greek PESI focal point
 Israel (Hebrew): זרון שדות sources: Hebrew PESI focal point
 Italian: Albanella pallida sources: italian PESI focal point
 Lithuanian: stepinė lingė sources: Lithuanian PESI focal point
 Norwegian: Steppehauk sources: Norwegian PESI focal point
 Norwegian Bokmål: steppehauk sources: Reise durch Russland 1 p. 48
 Norwegian Nynorsk: steppehauk sources: Reise durch Russland 1 p. 48
 Romanian: Eretele alb sources: Romania PESI focal point
 Russian: степной лунь sources: Russian PESI focal point
 Slovenian: stepski lunj sources: Slovenian PESI focal point
 Spanish, Castillian: Aguilucho papialbo sources: spanish PESI focal point
 Swedish: stäpphök
 Turkish: Akce Delice; Bozkir delicesi; Bozkır delicesi sources: Turkish PESI focal point
 Ukrainian: Лунь степовий



External Links



Drs Cees Roselaar. Circus macrourus (S. G. Gmelin, 1771). Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=96713




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