Circus spilonotus Kaup 1847 (eastern marsh-harrier)

Aves - Accipitriformes - Accipitridae

Belongs to Circus according to H. Matsuoka and Y. Hasegawa 2018

See also Clements et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Circus aeruginosus, Circus approximans, Circus cinereus, Circus cyaneus, Circus dossenus, Circus eylesi, Circus hamiltoni, Circus hudsonius, Circus macrourus, Circus maillardi, Circus teauteensis

Ecology: volant carnivore

Distribution: found only at Minatogawa fissure (Quaternary of Japan)

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