Classification
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  • English
    • Hawks, Eagles, Vultures, and Allies
  • Scientific Names
    • Accipitriformes
    • Cathartiformes
  • Spanish
    • Águilas, aguilillas, milanos, y zopilotes

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Red Kite (Milvus milvus) Milvus milvus

Observer

lungta

Date

August 30, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Swainson's Hawk Buteo swainsoni

Observer

jay

Date

August 31, 2014 06:30 PM MDT

Description

Light-morph juvenile.

Photos / Sounds

What

osprey Pandion haliaetus

Observer

tikaani

Date

May 1, 2014

Place

durango (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

Observer

guacamayero

Date

August 30, 2014

Place

Parque Natural La Estanzuela (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Short-tailed Hawk Buteo brachyurus

Observer

guacamayero

Date

August 30, 2014

Place

Parque Natural La Estanzuela (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

Observer

guacamayero

Date

August 30, 2014

Place

Parque Natural La Estanzuela (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Red tailed hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Date

June 20, 2014 07:36 PM EDT

Description

Being attacked by a Baltimore oriole- photo by Bradley Klein

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Osprey Pandion haliaetus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

August 31, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

August 31, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii

Observer

haydenla

Date

August 18, 2014 10:39 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Buteo magnirostris Rupornis magnirostris

Observer

uma_los_amigos

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

uma_los_amigos

Date

the past
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Description from Wikipedia

The Accipitriformes is an order that has been proposed to include most of the diurnal birds of prey: hawks, eagles, vultures, and many others, about 225 species in all. For a long time, the majority view has been to include them with the falcons in the Falconiformes, but some authorities have recognized a separate Accipitriformes. A recent DNA study has indicated that falcons are not closely related to the Accipitriformes, being instead related to parrots and...

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