Eastern buzzard

Eastern buzzard

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Buteo japonicus

The eastern buzzard or Japanese buzzard is a medium to large bird of prey that is sometimes considered a subspecies of the widespread common buzzard . Some scientists treated is as a distinct species starting in 2008, but others still treat it as either one or three subspecies. It is native to Mongolia, China, Japan and some offshore islands. At least some birds winter in Southeast Asia. It is similar to the steppe buzzard.

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Seasonal behavior

Diet and Nutrition

References

1. Eastern buzzard Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eastern_buzzard
2. Eastern buzzard on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22732232/95044430

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