Tag Archive: hawks and eagles

Aug 27 2011

Zone-tailed Hawk (Buteo albonotatus)

[order] ACCIPITRIFORMES | [family] Accipitridae | [latin] Buteo albonotatus | [authority] Kaup, 1847 | [UK] Zone-tailed Hawk | [FR] Buse a queue barree | [DE] Mohrenbussard | [ES] Busardo Aura | [NL] Bandstaartbuizerd Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Buteo albonotatus NA, LA sw USA to Paraguay Genus Members of the genus Buteo are broad-winged, …

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Aug 27 2011

White-rumped Vulture (Gyps bengalensis)

[order] ACCIPITRIFORMES | [family] Accipitridae | [latin] Gyps bengalensis | [authority] Gmelin, 1788 | [UK] White-rumped Vulture | [FR] Vautour chaugoun | [DE] Bengalengeier | [ES] Buitre Dorsiblanco Bengali | [NL] Bengaalse Gier Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Gyps bengalensis OR Iran through Southeast Asia Genus Members of the genus Gyps are vultures varying …

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Aug 27 2011

White-tailed Hawk (Buteo albicaudatus)

[order] ACCIPITRIFORMES | [family] Accipitridae | [latin] Buteo albicaudatus | [authority] Vieillot, 1816 | [UK] White-tailed Hawk | [FR] Buse a queue blanche | [DE] Weissschwanz-Bussard | [ES] Busardo Coliblanco | [NL] Witstaartbuizerd Subspecies Monotypic species Genus Members of the genus Buteo are broad-winged, broad-tailed hawks, Well adapted for soaring. The bill, legs and talons …

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Aug 27 2011

White-throated Hawk (Buteo albigula)

[order] ACCIPITRIFORMES | [family] Accipitridae | [latin] Buteo albigula | [authority] Philippi, 1899 | [UK] White-throated Hawk | [FR] Buse a gorge blanche | [DE] Weisskehl-Bussard | [ES] Busardo Gorgiblanco | [NL] Witkeelbuizerd Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Buteo albigula SA Venezuela to c Chile Genus Members of the genus Buteo are broad-winged, broad-tailed …

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Aug 27 2011

Yellow-billed Kite (Milvus aegyptius)

[order] ACCIPITRIFORMES | [family] Accipitridae | [latin] Milvus aegyptius | [authority] J.F.Gmelin 1788 | [UK] Yellow-billed Kite | [FR] Milan d’Afrique | [DE] Schwarzmilan-aegyptius | [ES] | [NL] Geelsnavelwouw Subspecies Monotypic species Genus Milvus is a genus of medium-sized birds of prey. It is an Old World group consisting of three kites which form part …

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Aug 27 2011

White-tailed Eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla)

[order] ACCIPITRIFORMES | [family] Accipitridae | [latin] Haliaeetus albicilla | [authority] Linnaeus, 1758 | [UK] White-tailed Eagle | [FR] Pygargue a queue blanche | [DE] Seeadler | [ES] Pigargo Europeo | [NL] Zeearend Subspecies Monotypic species Genus Members of the genus Haliaeetus are large to very large eagles, with long, broad wings and medium to …

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Aug 27 2011

White-tailed Kite (Elanus leucurus)

[order] ACCIPITRIFORMES | [family] Accipitridae | [latin] Elanus leucurus | [authority] Vieillot, 1818 | [UK] White-tailed Kite | [FR] Elanion a queue blanche | [DE] Weissschwanz-Aar | [ES] Elanio Maromero | [NL] Amerikaanse Grijze Wouw Subspecies Monotypic species Genus Members of the genus Elanus are rather small kites. Their wings are long and pointed, the …

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Aug 27 2011

White-browed Hawk (Leucopternis kuhli)

[order] ACCIPITRIFORMES | [family] Accipitridae | [latin] Leucopternis kuhli | [authority] Bonaparte, 1850 | [UK] White-browed Hawk | [FR] Buse a sourcils blancs | [DE] Weissbrauen-Bussard | [ES] Busardo Cejiblanco | [NL] Kuhls Buizerd Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Leucopternis kuhli SA s Amazonia Genus Members of the genus Leucopternis are small to medium-sized …

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Aug 27 2011

White-headed Vulture (Trigonoceps occipitalis)

[order] ACCIPITRIFORMES | [family] Accipitridae | [latin] Trigonoceps occipitalis | [authority] Burchell, 1824 | [UK] White-headed Vulture | [FR] Vautour a tete blanche | [DE] Wollkopf-Geier | [ES] Buitre cabeciblanco | [NL] Witkopgier Subspecies Monotypic species Genus This species belongs to the largest of two clades of Old World vultures, which contains the genera Aegypius, …

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Aug 27 2011

White-bellied Sea Eagle (Haliaeetus leucogaster)

[order] ACCIPITRIFORMES | [family] Accipitridae | [latin] Haliaeetus leucogaster | [authority] Gmelin, 1788 | [UK] White-bellied Sea Eagle | [FR] Pygargue blagre | [DE] Weissbauch-Seeadler | [ES] Pigargo Oriental | [NL] Witbuikzeearend Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Haliaeetus leucogaster OR, AU India to Tasmania Genus Members of the genus Haliaeetus are large to very …

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