Western Marsh Harrier

Scientific Name: Circus aeruginosus
Malay Name: Helang-Sawah Kepala Putih
Chinese Name: 白头鹞

Range:
Breeding Range: (EU, AF) w, wc
Nonbreeding Range: AF, India

Taxonomy:
Polytypic. Subspecies are: aeruginosus, harterti

Size: 48-56 cm

Similar looking species: Eastern Marsh Harrier

Local Status: Very rare vagrant, possible mis-identification

External Links:
Conservation Status: IUCN Red List Page
Photos: Oriental Bird Images
Sound Recordings: xeno-canto Link
Wikipedia Entry: Wikipedia Link