Beaudouin's Snake-eagle Circaetus beaudouini


Bird, J.P., Martin, R., Akçakaya, H.R., Gilroy, J., Burfield, I.J., Garnett, S.G., Symes, A., Taylor, J., ?ekercio?lu, Ç.H. and Butchart, S.H.M. 2020. Generation lengths of the world’s birds and their implications for extinction risk. Conservation Biology 34(5): 1252-1261. DOI: 10.1111/cobi.13486.

Clark W.S.; Barlow C. 2004. Status of Short-toed Eagle Circaetus gallicus and Beaudouin 's Snake Eagle C. beaudouini in The Gambia. Bull. Afr. Bird Club 11: 27-29.

Ferguson-Lees, J. and Christie, D.A. 2001. Raptors of the World. Christopher Helm, London.

IUCN. 2021. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2021-3. Available at: (Accessed: 09 December 2021).

Thiollay, J. -M. 1978. Les migrations de rapaces en Afrique Occidentale: adaptations ecologiques aux fluctuations saisonnieres de production des ecosystemes. La Terre et la Vie: Revue d'Ecologie Appliquee 32: 89-133.

Thiollay, J.-M. 2006. Severe declines of large birds in the northern Sahel of West Africa: a long-term assessment. Bird Conservation International 16(4): 353-365.

Thiollay, J.-M. 2006. The decline of raptors in West Africa: long-term assessment and the role of protected areas. Ibis 148: 240-254.

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BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Circaetus beaudouini. Downloaded from on 11/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 11/12/2023.