Bat Hawk
Macheiramphus alcinus
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The bat hawk is a large and widespread but uncommon falcon-like raptor, often seen in the evening as bats emerge. The top adult was seen at Kakesio (1-18). The 2nd row bird was at Usa River (12-22), courtesy of Amos Pampy Hardecker. The pair (Morogoro, 9-21) is courtesy of Joseph Cosmas. The juvenile in the middle and right lower photos was seen at Lake Eyasi (1-11), courtesy of Nani Schmeling. The left lower adult was seen at Lobo (7-12).
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-22 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Nani Schmeling, Joseph Cosmas, A.P. Hardecker

Last Update this page: 12-13-22