722. Buteo zimmermannAe

722. SUBSP. BUTEO ZIMMERMANNAE.
Buteo zimmermannoe, Ehmcke, Ber. Febr. Sitz. Allg. Deutsche Orn. Gesellsch. No. 2 (1893) ; Kleinschmidt, Orn. Monatsschr. 1898, p. 214, Taf. x.
Male ad. (Type). Differs from the adult of B. vulgaris in being smaller, and very rufous in tone of colour, and from that of B. desertorum in having the abdomen and under tail-coverts white, distinctly barred with rufous, the tail also being distinctly barred. (Bill damaged), wing 14.32, tail 8.25, tarsus 2.90 inch. The young birds of B. vulgaris, B. desertorum, and of the present subspecies are much alike
Hab. Eastern Germany and North Russia as far north as. Archangel.
In habits it does not appear to differ from B. vulgaris.

BookTitle: 
A Manual Of Palaearctic Birds
Reference: 
Dresser, Henry Eeles. A Manual of Palaearctic Birds. Vol. 2. 1903.
Title in Book: 
722. Buteo zimmermannAe
Book Author: 
H. E. Dresser
CatNo: 
722
Year: 
1903
Page No: 
510
M_ID: 
3235
M_SN: 
Buteo buteo vulpinus
Volume: 
Vol. 2
Term name: 
id: 
10970

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