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Category:Accipitriformes - BirdForum Opus

Order: Accipitriformes


Buzzards, Eagles, Kites, Hawks, Vultures


Accipitriformes is an order in the class Aves.
It was formerly included in Falconiformes.

Order Accipitriformes viewedit

Family Cathartidae viewedit

Genus Coragyps viewedit
C. atratus Black Vulture

Genus Cathartes viewedit
C. aura Turkey Vulture
C. burrovianus Lesser Yellow-headed Vulture
C. melambrotus Greater Yellow-headed Vulture

Genus Gymnogyps viewedit
G. californianus California Condor

Genus Vultur viewedit
V. gryphus Andean Condor

Genus Sarcoramphus viewedit
S. papa King Vulture

Family Sagittariidae viewedit

Genus Sagittarius viewedit
S. serpentarius Secretarybird

Family Pandionidae viewedit

Genus Pandion viewedit
P. haliaetus Osprey

Family Accipitridae viewedit

Genus Gampsonyx viewedit
G. swainsonii Pearl Kite

Genus Elanus viewedit
E. caeruleus Black-winged Kite
E. axillaris Black-shouldered Kite
E. leucurus White-tailed Kite
E. scriptus Letter-winged Kite

Genus Chelictinia viewedit
C. riocourii Scissor-tailed Kite

Genus Polyboroides viewedit
P. typus African Harrier-Hawk
P. radiatus Madagascar Harrier-Hawk

Genus Gypohierax viewedit
G. angolensis Palm-nut Vulture

Genus Eutriorchis viewedit
E. astur Madagascar Serpent Eagle

Genus Gypaetus viewedit
G. barbatus Bearded Vulture

Genus Neophron viewedit
N. percnopterus Egyptian Vulture

Genus Chondrohierax viewedit
C. uncinatus Hook-billed Kite
C. wilsonii Cuban Kite

Genus Leptodon viewedit
L. cayanensis Gray-headed Kite
L. forbesi White-collared Kite

Genus Pernis viewedit
P. apivorus European Honey Buzzard
P. celebensis Barred Honey Buzzard
P. steerei Philippine Honey Buzzard
P. ptilorhynchus Oriental Honey Buzzard

Genus Elanoides viewedit
E. forficatus Swallow-tailed Kite

Genus Hamirostra viewedit
H. melanosternon Black-breasted Buzzard

Genus Henicopernis viewedit
H. longicauda Long-tailed Honey Buzzard
H. infuscatus Black Honey Buzzard

Genus Lophoictinia viewedit
L. isura Square-tailed Kite

Genus Aviceda viewedit
A. cuculoides African Cuckoo-Hawk
A. madagascariensis Madagascar Cuckoo-Hawk
A. jerdoni Jerdon's Baza
A. subcristata Pacific Baza
A. leuphotes Black Baza

Genus Sarcogyps viewedit
S. calvus Red-headed Vulture

Genus Trigonoceps viewedit
T. occipitalis White-headed Vulture

Genus Aegypius viewedit
A. monachus Cinereous Vulture

Genus Torgos viewedit
T. tracheliotos Lappet-faced Vulture

Genus Necrosyrtes viewedit
N. monachus Hooded Vulture

Genus Gyps viewedit
G. africanus White-backed Vulture
G. bengalensis White-rumped Vulture
G. indicus Indian Vulture
G. tenuirostris Slender-billed Vulture
G. rueppelli Rüppell's Vulture
G. himalayensis Himalayan Griffon
G. fulvus Eurasian Griffon
G. coprotheres Cape Griffon

Genus Spilornis viewedit
S. klossi Nicobar Serpent Eagle
S. rufipectus Sulawesi Serpent Eagle
S. kinabaluensis Mountain Serpent Eagle
S. cheela Crested Serpent Eagle
S. holospilus Philippine Serpent Eagle
S. elgini Andaman Serpent Eagle

Genus Pithecophaga viewedit
P. jefferyi Philippine Eagle

Genus Dryotriorchis viewedit
D. spectabilis Congo Serpent Eagle

Genus Terathopius viewedit
T. ecaudatus Bateleur

Genus Circaetus viewedit
C. gallicus Short-toed Snake Eagle
C. beaudouini Beaudouin's Snake Eagle
C. pectoralis Black-chested Snake Eagle
C. cinereus Brown Snake Eagle
C. fasciolatus Southern Banded Snake Eagle
C. cinerascens Western Banded Snake Eagle

Genus Macheiramphus viewedit
M. alcinus Bat Hawk

Genus Harpyopsis viewedit
H. novaeguineae Papuan Eagle

Genus Morphnus viewedit
M. guianensis Crested Eagle

Genus Harpia viewedit
H. harpyja Harpy Eagle

Genus Stephanoaetus viewedit
S. coronatus Crowned Eagle

Genus Nisaetus viewedit
N. kelaarti Legge's Hawk-Eagle
N. nanus Wallace's Hawk-Eagle
N. nipalensis Mountain Hawk-Eagle
N. alboniger Blyth's Hawk-Eagle
N. bartelsi Javan Hawk-Eagle
N. pinskeri Pinsker's Hawk-Eagle
N. lanceolatus Sulawesi Hawk-Eagle
N. philippensis Philippine Hawk-Eagle
N. cirrhatus Changeable Hawk-Eagle
N. floris Flores Hawk-Eagle

Genus Polemaetus viewedit
P. bellicosus Martial Eagle

Genus Lophotriorchis viewedit
L. kienerii Rufous-bellied Eagle

Genus Spizaetus viewedit
S. tyrannus Black Hawk-Eagle
S. ornatus Ornate Hawk-Eagle
S. melanoleucus Black-and-white Hawk-Eagle
S. isidori Black-and-chestnut Eagle

Genus Lophaetus viewedit
L. occipitalis Long-crested Eagle

Genus Ictinaetus viewedit
I. malaiensis Black Eagle

Genus Clanga viewedit
C. pomarina Lesser Spotted Eagle
C. hastata Indian Spotted Eagle
C. clanga Greater Spotted Eagle

Genus Hieraaetus viewedit
H. wahlbergi Wahlberg's Eagle
H. pennatus Booted Eagle
H. weiskei Pygmy Eagle
H. morphnoides Little Eagle
H. ayresii Ayres's Hawk-Eagle

Genus Aquila viewedit
A. rapax Tawny Eagle
A. nipalensis Steppe Eagle
A. adalberti Spanish Imperial Eagle
A. heliaca Eastern Imperial Eagle
A. gurneyi Gurney's Eagle
A. chrysaetos Golden Eagle
A. audax Wedge-tailed Eagle
A. africana Cassin's Hawk-Eagle
A. verreauxii Verreaux's Eagle
A. fasciata Bonelli's Eagle
A. spilogaster African Hawk-Eagle

Genus Kaupifalco viewedit
K. monogrammicus Lizard Buzzard

Genus Microspizias viewedit
M. superciliosus Tiny Hawk
M. collaris Semicollared Hawk

Genus Melierax viewedit
M. metabates Dark Chanting Goshawk
M. poliopterus Eastern Chanting Goshawk
M. canorus Pale Chanting Goshawk

Genus Micronisus viewedit
M. gabar Gabar Goshawk

Genus Busarellus viewedit
B. nigricollis Black-collared Hawk

Genus Rostrhamus viewedit
R. sociabilis Snail Kite

Genus Helicolestes viewedit
H. hamatus Slender-billed Kite

Genus Harpagus viewedit
H. bidentatus Double-toothed Kite
H. diodon Rufous-thighed Kite

Genus Ictinia viewedit
I. mississippiensis Mississippi Kite
I. plumbea Plumbeous Kite

Genus Butastur viewedit
B. rufipennis Grasshopper Buzzard
B. teesa White-eyed Buzzard
B. liventer Rufous-winged Buzzard
B. indicus Grey-faced Buzzard

Genus Circus viewedit
C. aeruginosus Western Marsh Harrier
C. ranivorus African Marsh Harrier
C. spilonotus Eastern Marsh Harrier
C. spilothorax Papuan Harrier
C. approximans Swamp Harrier
C. maillardi Reunion Harrier
C. macrosceles Malagasy Harrier
C. buffoni Long-winged Harrier
C. assimilis Spotted Harrier
C. maurus Black Harrier
C. cinereus Cinereous Harrier
C. cyaneus Hen Harrier
C. hudsonius Northern Harrier
C. macrourus Pallid Harrier
C. melanoleucos Pied Harrier
C. pygargus Montagu's Harrier

Genus Accipiter viewedit
A. poliogaster Gray-bellied Hawk
A. trivirgatus Crested Goshawk
A. griseiceps Sulawesi Goshawk
A. toussenelii Red-chested Goshawk
A. tachiro African Goshawk
A. castanilius Chestnut-flanked Sparrowhawk
A. badius Shikra
A. butleri Nicobar Sparrowhawk
A. brevipes Levant Sparrowhawk
A. soloensis Chinese Goshawk
A. francesiae Frances's Sparrowhawk
A. trinotatus Spot-tailed Goshawk
A. hiogaster Variable Goshawk
A. novaehollandiae Grey Goshawk
A. fasciatus Brown Goshawk
A. melanochlamys Black-mantled Goshawk
A. albogularis Pied Goshawk
A. haplochrous White-bellied Goshawk
A. rufitorques Fiji Goshawk
A. henicogrammus Moluccan Goshawk
A. luteoschistaceus Slaty-mantled Goshawk
A. imitator Imitator Sparrowhawk
A. poliocephalus Grey-headed Goshawk
A. princeps New Britain Goshawk
A. erythropus Red-thighed Sparrowhawk
A. minullus Little Sparrowhawk
A. gularis Japanese Sparrowhawk
A. nanus Dwarf Sparrowhawk
A. virgatus Besra
A. erythrauchen Rufous-necked Sparrowhawk
A. cirrocephalus Collared Sparrowhawk
A. brachyurus New Britain Sparrowhawk
A. rhodogaster Vinous-breasted Sparrowhawk
A. madagascariensis Madagascar Sparrowhawk
A. ovampensis Ovambo Sparrowhawk
A. nisus Eurasian Sparrowhawk
A. rufiventris Rufous-breasted Sparrowhawk
A. striatus Sharp-shinned Hawk
A. cooperii Cooper's Hawk
A. gundlachi Gundlach's Hawk
A. bicolor Bicolored Hawk
A. chilensis Chilean Hawk
A. melanoleucus Black Goshawk
A. henstii Henst's Goshawk
A. gentilis Eurasian Goshawk
A. atricapillus American Goshawk
A. meyerianus Meyer's Goshawk

Genus Erythrotriorchis viewedit
E. buergersi Chestnut-shouldered Goshawk
E. radiatus Red Goshawk

Genus Megatriorchis viewedit
M. doriae Doria's Goshawk

Genus Urotriorchis viewedit
U. macrourus Long-tailed Hawk

Genus Milvus viewedit
M. milvus Red Kite
M. migrans Black Kite

Genus Haliastur viewedit
H. sphenurus Whistling Kite
H. indus Brahminy Kite

Genus Haliaeetus viewedit
H. pelagicus Steller's Sea Eagle
H. leucoryphus Pallas's Fish Eagle
H. albicilla White-tailed Eagle
H. leucocephalus Bald Eagle

Genus Ichthyophaga viewedit
I. leucogaster White-bellied Sea Eagle
I. sanfordi Sanford's Sea Eagle
I. vocifer African Fish Eagle
I. vociferoides Madagascar Fish Eagle
I. humilis Lesser Fish Eagle
I. ichthyaetus Grey-headed Fish Eagle

Genus Geranospiza viewedit
G. caerulescens Crane Hawk

Genus Cryptoleucopteryx viewedit
C. plumbea Plumbeous Hawk

Genus Buteogallus viewedit
B. schistaceus Slate-colored Hawk
B. anthracinus Common Black Hawk
B. gundlachii Cuban Black Hawk
B. aequinoctialis Rufous Crab Hawk
B. meridionalis Savanna Hawk
B. lacernulatus White-necked Hawk
B. urubitinga Great Black Hawk
B. solitarius Solitary Eagle
B. coronatus Chaco Eagle

Genus Morphnarchus viewedit
M. princeps Barred Hawk

Genus Rupornis viewedit
R. magnirostris Roadside Hawk

Genus Parabuteo viewedit
P. unicinctus Harris's Hawk
P. leucorrhous White-rumped Hawk

Genus Geranoaetus viewedit
G. albicaudatus White-tailed Hawk
G. polyosoma Variable Hawk
G. melanoleucus Black-chested Buzzard-Eagle

Genus Pseudastur viewedit
P. polionotus Mantled Hawk
P. albicollis White Hawk
P. occidentalis Gray-backed Hawk

Genus Leucopternis viewedit
L. semiplumbeus Semiplumbeous Hawk
L. melanops Black-faced Hawk
L. kuhli White-browed Hawk

Genus Buteo viewedit
B. plagiatus Gray Hawk
B. nitidus Gray-lined Hawk
B. lineatus Red-shouldered Hawk
B. ridgwayi Ridgway's Hawk
B. platypterus Broad-winged Hawk
B. solitarius Hawaiian Hawk
B. brachyurus Short-tailed Hawk
B. albigula White-throated Hawk
B. swainsoni Swainson's Hawk
B. galapagoensis Galapagos Hawk
B. albonotatus Zone-tailed Hawk
B. ventralis Rufous-tailed Hawk
B. jamaicensis Red-tailed Hawk
B. lagopus Rough-legged Buzzard
B. regalis Ferruginous Hawk
B. buteo Common Buzzard
B. refectus Himalayan Buzzard
B. japonicus Eastern Buzzard
B. oreophilus Mountain Buzzard
B. trizonatus Forest Buzzard
B. brachypterus Madagascar Buzzard
B. bannermani Cape Verde Buzzard
B. socotraensis Socotra Buzzard
B. rufinus Long-legged Buzzard
B. hemilasius Upland Buzzard
B. auguralis Red-necked Buzzard
B. augur Augur Buzzard
B. rufofuscus Jackal Buzzard


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