Family Hawks, Eagles (Accipitridae) | the Internet Bird Collection

You can also view a grid list of the species, showing one photo per species.
Gallery of the top photos of this family.

Contains...
Minimum number of videos
Minimum number of photos
Minimum number of sounds
Common name Scientific name Videos Photos Sounds Status
Black-winged Kite Elanus caeruleus 63 197 1
LC
Black-shouldered Kite Elanus axillaris 23 61 3
LC
White-tailed Kite Elanus leucurus 17 61 1
LC
Letter-winged Kite Elanus scriptus 7 12 1
NT
Pearl Kite Gampsonyx swainsonii 22 52 1
LC
Scissor-tailed Kite Chelictinia riocourii 5 23
LC
Grey-headed Kite Leptodon cayanensis 17 40 6
LC
White-collared Kite Leptodon forbesi 2 6 1
EN
Hook-billed Kite Chondrohierax uncinatus 12 42 1
LC
Cuban Kite Chondrohierax wilsonii
CR
Swallow-tailed Kite Elanoides forficatus 28 64 3
LC
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus 18 95 5
LC
Oriental Honey-buzzard Pernis ptilorhynchus 30 107
LC
Sulawesi Honey-buzzard Pernis celebensis 1 4
LC
Philippine Honey-buzzard Pernis steerei 2 1
LC
Black-breasted Buzzard Hamirostra melanosternon 5 19
LC
Square-tailed Kite Lophoictinia isura 2 19
LC
Long-tailed Honey-buzzard Henicopernis longicauda 6 13
LC
Black Honey-buzzard Henicopernis infuscatus 1
VU
African Cuckoo-hawk Aviceda cuculoides 9 19
LC
Madagascar Cuckoo-hawk Aviceda madagascariensis 8
LC
Jerdon's Baza Aviceda jerdoni 8 11 1
LC
Pacific Baza Aviceda subcristata 15 34 4
LC
Black Baza Aviceda leuphotes 12 31 1
LC
Madagascar Serpent-eagle Eutriorchis astur 2
EN
African Harrier-hawk Polyboroides typus 27 67
LC
Madagascar Harrier-hawk Polyboroides radiatus 1 18
LC
Palm-nut Vulture Gypohierax angolensis 18 70
LC
Bearded Vulture Gypaetus barbatus 159 173 1
NT
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus 60 192
EN
Crested Serpent-eagle Spilornis cheela 72 172 8
LC
Philippine Serpent-eagle Spilornis holospilus 9 7 2
LC
Great Nicobar Serpent-eagle Spilornis klossi 1
NT
Kinabalu Serpent-eagle Spilornis kinabaluensis 5 2 1
VU
Sulawesi Serpent-eagle Spilornis rufipectus 4 8 2
LC
Andaman Serpent-eagle Spilornis elgini 8 14
VU
Congo Serpent-eagle Dryotriorchis spectabilis 2 11 2
LC
Bateleur Terathopius ecaudatus 30 105 2
NT
Philippine Eagle Pithecophaga jefferyi 19 9 2
CR
Short-toed Snake-eagle Circaetus gallicus 53 173 3
LC
Beaudouin's Snake-eagle Circaetus beaudouini 1 14
VU
Black-chested Snake-eagle Circaetus pectoralis 8 50
LC
Brown Snake-eagle Circaetus cinereus 10 46
LC
Southern Banded Snake-eagle Circaetus fasciolatus 10
NT
Western Banded Snake-eagle Circaetus cinerascens 5 18
LC
Red-headed Vulture Sarcogyps calvus 14 32
CR
White-headed Vulture Trigonoceps occipitalis 18 42 1
CR
Hooded Vulture Necrosyrtes monachus 39 127
CR
Himalayan Griffon Gyps himalayensis 19 52
NT
White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis 19 63 2
CR
White-backed Vulture Gyps africanus 46 104 1
CR
Indian Vulture Gyps indicus 14 29
CR
Slender-billed Vulture Gyps tenuirostris 13 5
CR
Cape Vulture Gyps coprotheres 12 24
EN
Rüppell's Vulture Gyps rueppelli 22 61
CR
Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvus 173 299 4
LC
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus 80 121
NT
Lappet-faced Vulture Torgos tracheliotos 18 62
EN
Bat Hawk Macheiramphus alcinus 5 14 1
LC
Papuan Eagle Harpyopsis novaeguineae 6
VU
Crested Eagle Morphnus guianensis 5 14
NT
Harpy Eagle Harpia harpyja 60 99 8
NT
Crowned Eagle Stephanoaetus coronatus 10 33 3
NT
Mountain Hawk-eagle Nisaetus nipalensis 12 25 1
LC
Javan Hawk-eagle Nisaetus bartelsi 1 16
EN
Wallace's Hawk-eagle Nisaetus nanus 11 13
VU
Blyth's Hawk-eagle Nisaetus alboniger 2 11 2
LC
Sulawesi Hawk-eagle Nisaetus lanceolatus 7 14 2
LC
North Philippine Hawk-eagle Nisaetus philippensis 4 6 1
EN
South Philippine Hawk-eagle Nisaetus pinskeri 2 7
EN
Changeable Hawk-eagle Nisaetus cirrhatus 35 139 1
LC
Flores Hawk-eagle Nisaetus floris 11
CR
Rufous-bellied Eagle Lophotriorchis kienerii 6 15
LC
Martial Eagle Polemaetus bellicosus 19 95
VU
Black Hawk-eagle Spizaetus tyrannus 12 34 6
LC
Black-and-white Hawk-eagle Spizaetus melanoleucus 7 33 1
LC
Ornate Hawk-eagle Spizaetus ornatus 14 34 3
NT
Black-and-chestnut Eagle Spizaetus isidori 8 14 1
EN
Black Eagle Ictinaetus malaiensis 15 36
LC
Long-crested Eagle Lophaetus occipitalis 19 74
LC
Lesser Spotted Eagle Clanga pomarina 5 33
LC
Indian Spotted Eagle Clanga hastata 10 18 1
VU
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga 22 130 5
VU
Tawny Eagle Aquila rapax 37 140
LC
Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis 33 171 2
EN
Spanish Imperial Eagle Aquila adalberti 37 66 1
VU
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca 18 109
VU
Gurney's Eagle Aquila gurneyi 2 7
NT
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos 150 161 1
LC
Wedge-tailed Eagle Aquila audax 26 51 1
LC
Verreaux's Eagle Aquila verreauxii 4 38
LC
Bonelli's Eagle Aquila fasciata 53 81 1
LC
African Hawk-eagle Aquila spilogaster 8 32
LC
Cassin's Hawk-eagle Aquila africana 1 7
LC
Wahlberg's Eagle Hieraaetus wahlbergi 9 31
LC
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus 22 139 1
LC
Pygmy Eagle Hieraaetus weiskei 8
LC
Little Eagle Hieraaetus morphnoides 12 21 3
LC
Ayres's Hawk-eagle Hieraaetus ayresii 16
LC
Lizard Buzzard Kaupifalco monogrammicus 21 32 2
LC
Dark Chanting-goshawk Melierax metabates 15 45
LC
Pale Chanting-goshawk Melierax canorus 9 56
LC
Eastern Chanting-goshawk Melierax poliopterus 8 33
LC
Gabar Goshawk Micronisus gabar 16 40
LC
Double-toothed Kite Harpagus bidentatus 25 48 2
LC
Rufous-thighed Kite Harpagus diodon 2 12 2
LC
Western Marsh-harrier Circus aeruginosus 199 241 3
LC
Eastern Marsh-harrier Circus spilonotus 13 17
LC
Papuan Harrier Circus spilothorax 4 4
LC
Swamp Harrier Circus approximans 20 39 1
LC
African Marsh-harrier Circus ranivorus 3 14
LC
Reunion Marsh-harrier Circus maillardi 2 1
EN
Madagascar Marsh-harrier Circus macrosceles 1 6
EN
Long-winged Harrier Circus buffoni 13 37 2
LC
Spotted Harrier Circus assimilis 5 41
LC
Black Harrier Circus maurus 2 11 1
EN
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus 37 53
LC
Northern Harrier Circus hudsonius 11 32
LC
Cinereous Harrier Circus cinereus 11 22 1
LC
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus 15 103
NT
Pied Harrier Circus melanoleucos 5 6
LC
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus 41 137
LC
Grey-bellied Goshawk Accipiter poliogaster 12 9 5
NT
Crested Goshawk Accipiter trivirgatus 14 43 2
LC
Sulawesi Goshawk Accipiter griseiceps 3
LC
Red-chested Goshawk Accipiter toussenelii 2 4 3
LC
African Goshawk Accipiter tachiro 7 19
LC
Chestnut-flanked Sparrowhawk Accipiter castanilius
LC
Shikra Accipiter badius 54 212 8
LC
Nicobar Sparrowhawk Accipiter butleri
VU
Levant Sparrowhawk Accipiter brevipes 2 30
LC
Chinese Sparrowhawk Accipiter soloensis 3 18
LC
Frances's Sparrowhawk Accipiter francesiae 3 32 1
LC
Spot-tailed Goshawk Accipiter trinotatus 4 5 5
LC
Lesser Sundas Goshawk Accipiter sylvestris 7
LC
Variable Goshawk Accipiter hiogaster 18 14 5
LC
Grey Goshawk Accipiter novaehollandiae 6 9
LC
Grey-headed Goshawk Accipiter poliocephalus 3 5
LC
New Britain Goshawk Accipiter princeps
VU
Brown Goshawk Accipiter fasciatus 17 54 5
LC
Black-mantled Goshawk Accipiter melanochlamys 7
LC
Pied Goshawk Accipiter albogularis 3 5
LC
White-bellied Goshawk Accipiter haplochrous 9 8 1
NT
Fiji Goshawk Accipiter rufitorques 11 10 3
LC
Moluccan Goshawk Accipiter henicogrammus 2 4
NT
Slaty-backed Goshawk Accipiter luteoschistaceus 2
VU
Imitator Goshawk Accipiter imitator
VU
Red-legged Sparrowhawk Accipiter erythropus 5 1
LC
Little Sparrowhawk Accipiter minullus 9 26
LC
Japanese Sparrowhawk Accipiter gularis 13 12 1
LC
Besra Accipiter virgatus 8 29 1
LC
Dwarf Sparrowhawk Accipiter nanus 1 11
NT
Rufous-necked Sparrowhawk Accipiter erythrauchen 2
NT
Collared Sparrowhawk Accipiter cirrocephalus 7 21 2
LC
New Britain Sparrowhawk Accipiter brachyurus 1
VU
Vinous-breasted Sparrowhawk Accipiter rhodogaster 1 5
LC
Madagascar Sparrowhawk Accipiter madagascariensis 3 17 1
NT
Ovambo Sparrowhawk Accipiter ovampensis 1 8
LC
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 95 167 15
LC
Rufous-breasted Sparrowhawk Accipiter rufiventris 1 10
LC
Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus 20 78 7
LC
Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii 28 88 4
LC
Gundlach's Hawk Accipiter gundlachi 1 2
EN
Bicolored Hawk Accipiter bicolor 9 33 4
LC
Henst's Goshawk Accipiter henstii 1 2 3
NT
Black Sparrowhawk Accipiter melanoleucus 7 19
LC
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis 55 111 10
LC
Meyer's Goshawk Accipiter meyerianus 1
LC
Semi-collared Hawk Accipiter collaris 1 4
NT
Tiny Hawk Accipiter superciliosus 12 12
LC
Chestnut-shouldered Goshawk Erythrotriorchis buergersi 1
DD
Red Goshawk Erythrotriorchis radiatus 14 11 1
NT
Doria's Goshawk Megatriorchis doriae 1 2 1
NT
Long-tailed Hawk Urotriorchis macrourus 1 12 1
LC
White-bellied Sea-eagle Haliaeetus leucogaster 43 128 3
LC
Sanford's Sea-eagle Haliaeetus sanfordi 6 11
VU
African Fish-eagle Haliaeetus vocifer 57 158 1
LC
Madagascar Fish-eagle Haliaeetus vociferoides 5 19
CR
Pallas's Fish-eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus 10 32 1
EN
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla 88 165 1
LC
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus 56 165 6
LC
Steller's Sea-eagle Haliaeetus pelagicus 37 79 2
VU
Lesser Fish-eagle Icthyophaga humilis 10 15
NT
Grey-headed Fish-eagle Icthyophaga ichthyaetus 21 48 2
NT
Whistling Kite Haliastur sphenurus 27 77 3
LC
Brahminy Kite Haliastur indus 48 162 4
LC
Red Kite Milvus milvus 67 149 4
NT
Black Kite Milvus migrans 140 536 8
LC
Black-collared Hawk Busarellus nigricollis 37 103 8
LC
Crane Hawk Geranospiza caerulescens 22 51 3
LC
Grasshopper Buzzard Butastur rufipennis 6 45
LC
White-eyed Buzzard Butastur teesa 8 63
LC
Rufous-winged Buzzard Butastur liventer 6 11
LC
Grey-faced Buzzard Butastur indicus 9 17 1
LC
Mississippi Kite Ictinia mississippiensis 12 23 1
LC
Plumbeous Kite Ictinia plumbea 37 59 2
LC
Snail Kite Rostrhamus sociabilis 58 121 4
LC
Slender-billed Kite Helicolestes hamatus 16 16 1
LC
Roadside Hawk Rupornis magnirostris 97 223 11
LC
Harris's Hawk Parabuteo unicinctus 29 96 1
LC
White-rumped Hawk Parabuteo leucorrhous 4 16 2
LC
Plumbeous Hawk Cryptoleucopteryx plumbea 5 2
VU
Slate-colored Hawk Buteogallus schistaceus 4 10 3
LC
Common Black Hawk Buteogallus anthracinus 26 84 3
LC
Cuban Black Hawk Buteogallus gundlachii 10 13
NT
Rufous Crab-hawk Buteogallus aequinoctialis 9 15 1
NT
Savanna Hawk Buteogallus meridionalis 42 120 4
LC
White-necked Hawk Buteogallus lacernulatus 9 6
VU
Great Black Hawk Buteogallus urubitinga 52 83 5
LC
Black Solitary Eagle Buteogallus solitarius 8 14
NT
Crowned Solitary Eagle Buteogallus coronatus 7 9 2
EN
Barred Hawk Morphnarchus princeps 3 5 2
LC
White-tailed Hawk Geranoaetus albicaudatus 19 50 4
LC
Variable Hawk Geranoaetus polyosoma 27 75 3
LC
Black-chested Buzzard-eagle Geranoaetus melanoleucus 23 102 1
LC
White Hawk Pseudastur albicollis 30 31 1
LC
Grey-backed Hawk Pseudastur occidentalis 1 10 3
EN
Mantled Hawk Pseudastur polionotus 4 7 2
NT
Semiplumbeous Hawk Leucopternis semiplumbeus 2 15 5
LC
Black-faced Hawk Leucopternis melanops 8 5 3
LC
White-browed Hawk Leucopternis kuhli 4 2
LC
Grey Hawk Buteo plagiatus 17 41 3
LC
Grey-lined Hawk Buteo nitidus 20 48 4
LC
Ridgway's Hawk Buteo ridgwayi 4 10 2
CR
Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus 21 96 3
LC
Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus 41 98 6
LC
Hawaiian Hawk Buteo solitarius 7 4 3
NT
White-throated Hawk Buteo albigula 14 3
LC
Short-tailed Hawk Buteo brachyurus 14 37 2
LC
Swainson’s Hawk Buteo swainsoni 12 59
LC
Galapagos Hawk Buteo galapagoensis 15 24
VU
Zone-tailed Hawk Buteo albonotatus 13 24 2
LC
Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis 34 170 1
LC
Rufous-tailed Hawk Buteo ventralis 2 3
VU
Rough-legged Buzzard Buteo lagopus 35 79 5
LC
Ferruginous Hawk Buteo regalis 12 20
LC
Red-necked Buzzard Buteo auguralis 3 18
LC
Augur Buzzard Buteo augur 19 59
LC
Jackal Buzzard Buteo rufofuscus 3 34 1
LC
Eurasian Buzzard Buteo buteo 141 327 6
LC
Japanese Buzzard Buteo japonicus 11 21 2
LC
Himalayan Buzzard Buteo refectus 7 10
LC
Mountain Buzzard Buteo oreophilus 4 11
NT
Forest Buzzard Buteo trizonatus 1 4
NT
Madagascar Buzzard Buteo brachypterus 3 18
LC
Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus 22 142 1
LC
Socotra Buzzard Buteo socotraensis 2
VU
Upland Buzzard Buteo hemilasius 9 18
LC

Advertising more »