Common buzzard


Common name: Common buzzard

Scientific name: Buteo buteo

Class: Aves

Order: Accipitriformes

Family: Accipitridae

NutritionLittle mammal, insects, other birds, amphibious, beetles, reptiles and invertebrates.

Features: Bird of prey of medium size, it is recognizable by its head and its round tail. Its plumage can be completely dark as well as almost entirely white and, in April and in November, the moulting occurs. It is an excellent predator that can stay perched on a roost until it locates a suitable prey.

Curiosity: It don’t practice seasonal migrations.

Europe, south-western Africa, Asia Minor, India
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