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BUZZARDS

• Augur
• Common
• Eurasian Honey
• Grasshopper
• Lizard
• Long-legged
• Mountain

FALCONS

• Amur
• Barbary
• Eleonora's
• Lanner
• Peregrine
• Pygmy
• Red-footed
• Red-necked
• Saker
• Sooty
• Taita

GOSHAWKS

• African
• Dark Chanting
• Eastern Pale
   Chanting

• Gabar

HARRIERS

• African Marsh
• Eurasian Marsh
• Montagu's
• Pallid

KITES

• African
   Swallow-tailed

• Black
• Black-shouldered

KESTRELS

• Common
• Dickinson's
• Fox
• Greater
• Grey
• Lesser


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PICTURES OF MISCELLANEOUS KENYAN RAPTORS:
Buzzards, Goshawks, Falcons, Harriers, Kites & Kestrels





Augur Buzzard


Dark morph of the Augur Buzzard Flying white morph of the Augur Buzzard

 

Pictures by Chege Mungai Mukabi

Left: Dark morph of the Augur Buzzard taken in May '19
Right: White morph taken in Masai Mara in December '17


Scientific name: Buteo a. augur

Dutch name: Augurbuizerd





RAPTORS FOR WHICH WE DON'T HAVE A PICTURE YET

The list of Buzzards, Falcons, Goshawks, Harriers, Kites & Kestrels of which we don't have a picture yet, is too lang to mention here. In case you have a good picture of any of these birds, we would appreciate if you could share your picture and we will put it in this gallery with your name below it.





Lizard Buzzard


Lizard Buzzard

Picture by Chege Mungai Mukabi, taken in Meru NP in December '19


Scientific name: Kaupifalco m. monogrammicus

Dutch name: Hagedisbuizerd






Pygmy Falcon


Female Pygmy Falcon

Picture of a female Pygmy Falcon by Chege Mungai Mukabi, taken in April '18


Scientific name: Polihierax semitorquatus castanonotus

Dutch name: Afrikaanse dwergvalk






Dark Chanting Goshawk


Dark Chanting Goshawk

Picture by Chege Mungai Mukabi, taken in Masai Mara in December '17


Scientific name: Melierax m. metabates

Dutch name: Donkere zanghavik






Eastern Pale Chanting Goshawk


Male Eastern Pale Chanting Goshawk Female Eastern Pale Chanting Goshawk

 

Left: Male Eastern Pale Chanting Goshawk by Peter Huysman, taken in Samburu in January '11
Right: Female by Chege Mungai Mukabi, taken in Tsavo West NP in August '18


Scientific name: Melierax poliopterus

Dutch name: Bleke zanghavik






Gabar Goshawk


Gabar Goshawk

Picture by Chege Mungai Mukabi, taken in November '19


Scientific name: Micronisus gabar aequatorius

Dutch name: Gabarhavik






Pallid Harrier


Pallid Harrier

Picture by Chege Mungai Mukabi, taken in Masai Mara in December '17


Scientific name: Circus pygargus

Dutch name: Steppekiekendief






Black-shouldered Kite


Black-shouldered Kite

Picture by Peter Huysman, taken in Masai Mara in November '07


Scientific name: Elanus c. caeruleus

Dutch name: Grijze wouw






Grey Kestrel


Grey Kestrel

Picture by Chege Mungai Mukabi, taken in Masai Mara in December '17


Scientific name: Falco ardosiacus

Dutch name: Grijze torenvalk