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Aviceda jerdoni
Photo by MountainMan.
Photo taken: Lower Kinabatangan, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia.

Identification

Distribution

Northeast India, northern Burma, southern Yunnan, Thailand and Indochina.

Taxonomy

Five subspecies recognised: nominate race is found in mainland Asia and Hainan, ceylonensis in southern India and Sri Lanka, magnirostris in the Philippines, borneensis in Borneo, and celebensis in Sulawesi, Bangaai and the Sula Islands.

Habitat

Forest, woodland and plantations.

Behaviour

Active mainly at dawn and dusk.

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