Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus

This species normally occurs in SE Europe but there are numerous records elsewhere in Europe, although so far not in the UK.

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Long-legged Buzzard, Demirkazık (Turkey), 18th May 2010

 

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Long-legged Buzzard, east of Güzelyurt (Turkey), 18th May 2010

 

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Long-legged Buzzard, east of Güzelyurt (Turkey), 20th May 2010

 

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Long-legged Buzzard, Ihlara Valley (Turkey), 19th May 2010

 

 

Long-legged Buzzard, Ihlara Valley (Turkey), 19th May 2010