The 18" Eastern Buzzard (Buteo japonicus) is a hawk of eastern Asia and was formerly considered as same species as Common Buzzard of Europe. it is brown with light wings underneath,.
|Eastern Marsh Harrier|
|Crested Serpent Eagle|
I saw 2 owls, but only got a photo of 1 species, the 9" Asian Barred Owlet (Glaucidium cuculoides). It is a brown owl in the same genus as our pygmy owls and hence is diurnal and easily found.
|Asian Barred Owlet|
Lastly is the 13" Oriental Turtle Dove (Streptopelia orientalis). It has dark scalloped appearing wings and black barring on the neck.
|Oriental Turtle Dove|
I have the different bird families in single folders for easy viewing
I have photos of 38 of the 254 species of hawks, eagles and kites.
I have photos of 13 of the 65 species of falcons.
I have photos of 29 of the 216 species of typical owls.
I have photos of 25 of the 332 species of pigeons and doves.
Happy birding and photography,
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