Classification
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  • German
    • Habichtartige
  • Scientific Names
    • Accipitridae
  • Spanish
    • Milanos, aguilillas, gavilanes y águilas
  • English
    • Hawks, Eagles, and Kites

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Recent observations

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What

Gray Hawk Buteo plagiatus

Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

July 21, 2015 06:19 PM CDT

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Gray Hawk Buteo plagiatus

Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

August 20, 2015 06:07 PM CDT

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Roadside Hawk Rupornis magnirostris

Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

April 19, 2015 04:39 PM CDT

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Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus

Observer

rbbrummitt

Date

August 31, 2015 02:00 PM MDT

Description

This raptor was ridge soaring well above us: heavily cropped and not great images, but I believe the distinctive white rump patch is evident.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Observer

muir

Date

August 30, 2015 10:52 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Observer

sanguinaria33

Date

August 31, 2015 12:38 PM CDT

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What

Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

carloscarrera

Date

December 28, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvus

Observer

mjgil_lopez

Date

July 18, 2013

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Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

avocat

Date

August 29, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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White-tailed Kite Elanus leucurus

Observer

avocat

Date

August 29, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus

Observer

carloscarrera

Date

December 28, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Description from Wikipedia

The Accipitridae, one of the two major families within the order Accipitriformes (the diurnal birds of prey), are a family of small to large birds with strongly hooked bills and variable morphology based on diet. They feed on a range of prey items from insects to medium-sized mammals, with a number feeding on carrion and a few feeding on fruit. The Accipitridae have a cosmopolitan distribution, being found on all the world's continents (except Antarctica) and...

No range data available.