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Oriental Honey Buzzard
 


Scientific Name : Pernis ptilorhyncha 
Phylum : Chordata  
Class : Aves 
Order : Accipitriformes 
Family : Accipitridae 
Genus : Pernis 
Species : ptilorhyncha 
Vernacular Name :  
Life Span : 15-18 years  
Weight :  
Reproduction : Breeding in woodland 
Fascinating Facts : Mimics hawk eagles &hence large raptors do not prey upon it. 
Habits : Moist Deciduous forest 
Food Habits : Feeds on larvae,wasps,cicadas 
Conservation Status : LRLC 
Status based on Wildlife Protection ACT 1972 : Schedule IV 
   

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