Photo category: Rocky desertVertebrates specimen collectionNatural History Museum of Crete exhibition
- Photo taken by: Trichas, A.
- Photo taken date: March 2013
Photo of a Long-legged Buzzard, Buteo rufinus, a bird of prey typical of open areas, found in North Africa and the Eastern Mediterranean. It nests in the vicinity of steep rocky slopes. Its preferred food items include small mammals as well as lizards and snakes.