Hawks and Eagles (Accipitridae)

Augur Buzzard (Buteo augur) - HBW 2, p. 189

French: Buse augure German: Augurbussard Spanish: Busardo Augur Oriental

Taxonomy: Falco (Buteo) Augur Rüppell, 1836, Ethiopia.
Forms superspecies with B. archeri and B. rufofuscus; all three sometimes considered conspecific, but differ on calls and coloration, showing disjunct distribution; limited overlap with B. rufofuscus in C Namibia. Monotypic.

Distribution: Ethiopia S to Zimbabwe and W to S Angola and N & C Namibia.

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