Buteo lagopus

Definitions of Buteo lagopus
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n large hawk of the northern hemisphere that feeds chiefly on small rodents and is beneficial to farmers

Synonyms:
rough-legged hawk, roughleg
Type of:
hawk
diurnal bird of prey typically having short rounded wings and a long tail

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