Sagittarius serpentarius

Sagittarius serpentarius (Miller, 1779)

Common Names

Secretarybird (English), Messager serpentaire (French)

Languages: English

Ecology and Distribution

Distribution

Sub-Saharan Africa: all S of Sahara except forest area and much of Somalia.

Habitat

Steppe and savanna

Movements and dispersal

Resident

References

Lack, P. (2010).  The African Bird Club checklist of African birds: Non-Passerines.