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

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Common name Scientific name Videos Photos Sounds Status
Black-winged Kite Elanus caeruleus 71 214 1
LC
Black-shouldered Kite Elanus axillaris 25 64 3
LC
White-tailed Kite Elanus leucurus 21 66 1
LC
Letter-winged Kite Elanus scriptus 7 13 1
NT
Pearl Kite Gampsonyx swainsonii 22 58 1
LC
Scissor-tailed Kite Chelictinia riocourii 5 43
LC
Grey-headed Kite Leptodon cayanensis 17 48 5
LC
White-collared Kite Leptodon forbesi 2 7 1
EN
Hook-billed Kite Chondrohierax uncinatus 14 48 1
LC
Cuban Kite Chondrohierax wilsonii
CR
Swallow-tailed Kite Elanoides forficatus 30 82 4
LC
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus 27 128 5
LC
Oriental Honey-buzzard Pernis ptilorhynchus 32 139
LC
Sulawesi Honey-buzzard Pernis celebensis 2 8
LC
Philippine Honey-buzzard Pernis steerei 2 1
LC
Black-breasted Buzzard Hamirostra melanosternon 5 21
LC
Square-tailed Kite Lophoictinia isura 2 19
LC
Long-tailed Honey-buzzard Henicopernis longicauda 6 14
LC
Black Honey-buzzard Henicopernis infuscatus 1
VU
African Cuckoo-hawk Aviceda cuculoides 13 22
LC
Madagascar Cuckoo-hawk Aviceda madagascariensis 10
LC
Jerdon's Baza Aviceda jerdoni 8 12 1
LC
Pacific Baza Aviceda subcristata 15 41 4
LC
Black Baza Aviceda leuphotes 12 38 1
LC
Madagascar Serpent-eagle Eutriorchis astur 2
EN
African Harrier-hawk Polyboroides typus 28 77
LC
Madagascar Harrier-hawk Polyboroides radiatus 1 23
LC
Palm-nut Vulture Gypohierax angolensis 19 79
LC
Bearded Vulture Gypaetus barbatus 161 186 1
NT
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus 69 216
EN
Crested Serpent-eagle Spilornis cheela 77 190 10
LC
Philippine Serpent-eagle Spilornis holospilus 9 10 3
LC
Great Nicobar Serpent-eagle Spilornis klossi 4
NT
Kinabalu Serpent-eagle Spilornis kinabaluensis 5 3 1
VU
Sulawesi Serpent-eagle Spilornis rufipectus 4 13 2
LC
Andaman Serpent-eagle Spilornis elgini 8 19
VU
Congo Serpent-eagle Dryotriorchis spectabilis 4 11 2
LC
Bateleur Terathopius ecaudatus 30 125 2
NT
Philippine Eagle Pithecophaga jefferyi 19 9 2
CR
Short-toed Snake-eagle Circaetus gallicus 55 183 3
LC
Beaudouin's Snake-eagle Circaetus beaudouini 1 15
VU
Black-chested Snake-eagle Circaetus pectoralis 8 58
LC
Brown Snake-eagle Circaetus cinereus 10 54
LC
Southern Banded Snake-eagle Circaetus fasciolatus 11
NT
Western Banded Snake-eagle Circaetus cinerascens 5 20
LC
Red-headed Vulture Sarcogyps calvus 14 36
CR
White-headed Vulture Trigonoceps occipitalis 19 48 1
CR
Hooded Vulture Necrosyrtes monachus 39 142
CR
Himalayan Griffon Gyps himalayensis 23 67
NT
White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis 19 64 2
CR
White-backed Vulture Gyps africanus 46 121 1
CR
Indian Vulture Gyps indicus 14 32
CR
Slender-billed Vulture Gyps tenuirostris 13 7
CR
Cape Vulture Gyps coprotheres 12 28
EN
Rüppell's Vulture Gyps rueppelli 22 71
CR
Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvus 180 327 4
LC
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus 86 132
NT
Lappet-faced Vulture Torgos tracheliotos 18 72
EN
Bat Hawk Macheiramphus alcinus 5 15 1
LC
Papuan Eagle Harpyopsis novaeguineae 7
VU
Crested Eagle Morphnus guianensis 5 19
NT
Harpy Eagle Harpia harpyja 61 103 9
NT
Crowned Eagle Stephanoaetus coronatus 10 35 3
NT
Mountain Hawk-eagle Nisaetus nipalensis 13 27 1
LC
Javan Hawk-eagle Nisaetus bartelsi 1 18
EN
Wallace's Hawk-eagle Nisaetus nanus 12 14
VU
Blyth's Hawk-eagle Nisaetus alboniger 2 13 2
LC
Sulawesi Hawk-eagle Nisaetus lanceolatus 7 17 2
LC
North Philippine Hawk-eagle Nisaetus philippensis 4 9 1
EN
South Philippine Hawk-eagle Nisaetus pinskeri 2 7
EN
Changeable Hawk-eagle Nisaetus cirrhatus 35 146 1
LC
Flores Hawk-eagle Nisaetus floris 15
CR
Rufous-bellied Eagle Lophotriorchis kienerii 6 17
NT
Martial Eagle Polemaetus bellicosus 20 114
VU
Black Hawk-eagle Spizaetus tyrannus 12 42 8
LC
Black-and-white Hawk-eagle Spizaetus melanoleucus 7 35 1
LC
Ornate Hawk-eagle Spizaetus ornatus 17 39 2
NT
Black-and-chestnut Eagle Spizaetus isidori 9 15 1
EN
Black Eagle Ictinaetus malaiensis 19 47
LC
Long-crested Eagle Lophaetus occipitalis 19 82
LC
Lesser Spotted Eagle Clanga pomarina 5 65
LC
Indian Spotted Eagle Clanga hastata 14 28 1
VU
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga 22 153 5
VU
Tawny Eagle Aquila rapax 39 166
VU
Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis 33 216 2
EN
Spanish Imperial Eagle Aquila adalberti 38 77 1
VU
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca 22 146 1
VU
Gurney's Eagle Aquila gurneyi 2 7
NT
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos 154 177 1
LC
Wedge-tailed Eagle Aquila audax 26 54 1
LC
Verreaux's Eagle Aquila verreauxii 4 47
LC
Bonelli's Eagle Aquila fasciata 53 93 1
LC
African Hawk-eagle Aquila spilogaster 8 41
LC
Cassin's Hawk-eagle Aquila africana 1 7
LC
Wahlberg's Eagle Hieraaetus wahlbergi 9 38
LC
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus 33 169 1
LC
Pygmy Eagle Hieraaetus weiskei 11
LC
Little Eagle Hieraaetus morphnoides 12 22 3
LC
Ayres's Hawk-eagle Hieraaetus ayresii 19
LC
Lizard Buzzard Kaupifalco monogrammicus 24 43 2
LC
Dark Chanting-goshawk Melierax metabates 15 59
LC
Pale Chanting-goshawk Melierax canorus 12 65
LC
Eastern Chanting-goshawk Melierax poliopterus 8 38
LC
Gabar Goshawk Micronisus gabar 17 46
LC
Double-toothed Kite Harpagus bidentatus 30 52 2
LC
Rufous-thighed Kite Harpagus diodon 2 16 2
LC
Western Marsh-harrier Circus aeruginosus 206 281 3
LC
Eastern Marsh-harrier Circus spilonotus 13 19
LC
Papuan Harrier Circus spilothorax 4 4
LC
Swamp Harrier Circus approximans 20 37 1
LC
African Marsh-harrier Circus ranivorus 3 17
LC
Reunion Marsh-harrier Circus maillardi 2 1
EN
Madagascar Marsh-harrier Circus macrosceles 1 8
EN
Long-winged Harrier Circus buffoni 13 39 2
LC
Spotted Harrier Circus assimilis 5 42
LC
Black Harrier Circus maurus 2 13 1
EN
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus 39 66
LC
Northern Harrier Circus hudsonius 12 36
LC
Cinereous Harrier Circus cinereus 12 27 1
LC
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus 16 119
NT
Pied Harrier Circus melanoleucos 5 11
LC
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus 43 165
LC
Grey-bellied Goshawk Accipiter poliogaster 12 10 5
NT
Crested Goshawk Accipiter trivirgatus 17 48 2
LC
Sulawesi Goshawk Accipiter griseiceps 5
LC
Red-chested Goshawk Accipiter toussenelii 4 7 3
LC
African Goshawk Accipiter tachiro 7 22
LC
Chestnut-flanked Sparrowhawk Accipiter castanilius
LC
Shikra Accipiter badius 56 247 9
LC
Nicobar Sparrowhawk Accipiter butleri
VU
Levant Sparrowhawk Accipiter brevipes 2 35
LC
Chinese Sparrowhawk Accipiter soloensis 3 20
LC
Frances's Sparrowhawk Accipiter francesiae 3 42 1
LC
Spot-tailed Goshawk Accipiter trinotatus 4 7 5
LC
Lesser Sundas Goshawk Accipiter sylvestris 8
LC
Variable Goshawk Accipiter hiogaster 18 15 5
LC
Grey Goshawk Accipiter novaehollandiae 6 9
LC
Grey-headed Goshawk Accipiter poliocephalus 3 6
LC
New Britain Goshawk Accipiter princeps
VU
Brown Goshawk Accipiter fasciatus 17 57 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 12 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 13 1
LC
Besra Accipiter virgatus 8 30 1
LC
Dwarf Sparrowhawk Accipiter nanus 1 11
NT
Rufous-necked Sparrowhawk Accipiter erythrauchen 2
NT
Collared Sparrowhawk Accipiter cirrocephalus 9 21 2
LC
New Britain Sparrowhawk Accipiter brachyurus 1
VU
Vinous-breasted Sparrowhawk Accipiter rhodogaster 1 7
LC
Madagascar Sparrowhawk Accipiter madagascariensis 3 19 1
NT
Ovambo Sparrowhawk Accipiter ovampensis 1 8
LC
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 98 211 15
LC
Rufous-breasted Sparrowhawk Accipiter rufiventris 1 10
LC
Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus 22 94 4
LC
Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii 28 92 3
LC
Gundlach's Hawk Accipiter gundlachi 1 2
EN
Bicolored Hawk Accipiter bicolor 9 34 2
LC
Henst's Goshawk Accipiter henstii 1 3 4
NT
Black Sparrowhawk Accipiter melanoleucus 7 20
LC
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis 63 129 12
LC
Meyer's Goshawk Accipiter meyerianus 1
LC
Semi-collared Hawk Accipiter collaris 1 4
NT
Tiny Hawk Accipiter superciliosus 12 13
LC
Chestnut-shouldered Goshawk Erythrotriorchis buergersi 1
DD
Red Goshawk Erythrotriorchis radiatus 14 12 1
NT
Doria's Goshawk Megatriorchis doriae 1 2 1
NT
Long-tailed Hawk Urotriorchis macrourus 3 13 2
LC
White-bellied Sea-eagle Haliaeetus leucogaster 43 144 3
LC
Sanford's Sea-eagle Haliaeetus sanfordi 6 11
VU
African Fish-eagle Haliaeetus vocifer 57 185 1
LC
Madagascar Fish-eagle Haliaeetus vociferoides 5 25
CR
Pallas's Fish-eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus 11 35 1
EN
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla 88 201 1
LC
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus 58 176 6
LC
Steller's Sea-eagle Haliaeetus pelagicus 37 88 2
VU
Lesser Fish-eagle Icthyophaga humilis 10 17
NT
Grey-headed Fish-eagle Icthyophaga ichthyaetus 21 51 2
NT
Whistling Kite Haliastur sphenurus 27 72 3
LC
Brahminy Kite Haliastur indus 49 186 3
LC
Red Kite Milvus milvus 84 189 4
NT
Black Kite Milvus migrans 177 602 10
LC
Black-collared Hawk Busarellus nigricollis 38 110 6
LC
Crane Hawk Geranospiza caerulescens 22 54 3
LC
Grasshopper Buzzard Butastur rufipennis 6 47
LC
White-eyed Buzzard Butastur teesa 8 65
LC
Rufous-winged Buzzard Butastur liventer 6 16
LC
Grey-faced Buzzard Butastur indicus 9 22 1
LC
Mississippi Kite Ictinia mississippiensis 13 23 1
LC
Plumbeous Kite Ictinia plumbea 43 67 2
LC
Snail Kite Rostrhamus sociabilis 62 135 5
LC
Slender-billed Kite Helicolestes hamatus 16 16 3
LC
Roadside Hawk Rupornis magnirostris 97 247 11
LC
Harris's Hawk Parabuteo unicinctus 29 109 1
LC
White-rumped Hawk Parabuteo leucorrhous 5 16 2
LC
Plumbeous Hawk Cryptoleucopteryx plumbea 5 1
VU
Slate-colored Hawk Buteogallus schistaceus 6 10 1
LC
Common Black Hawk Buteogallus anthracinus 32 90 1
LC
Cuban Black Hawk Buteogallus gundlachii 10 13
NT
Rufous Crab-hawk Buteogallus aequinoctialis 9 17 1
NT
Savanna Hawk Buteogallus meridionalis 42 132 5
LC
White-necked Hawk Buteogallus lacernulatus 9 6 1
VU
Great Black Hawk Buteogallus urubitinga 53 96 4
LC
Black Solitary Eagle Buteogallus solitarius 8 14
NT
Crowned Solitary Eagle Buteogallus coronatus 7 9 2
EN
Barred Hawk Morphnarchus princeps 3 5 1
LC
White-tailed Hawk Geranoaetus albicaudatus 20 54 4
LC
Variable Hawk Geranoaetus polyosoma 30 92 3
LC
Black-chested Buzzard-eagle Geranoaetus melanoleucus 28 119 1
LC
White Hawk Pseudastur albicollis 33 31 1
LC
Grey-backed Hawk Pseudastur occidentalis 1 10 1
EN
Mantled Hawk Pseudastur polionotus 4 7 2
NT
Semiplumbeous Hawk Leucopternis semiplumbeus 3 16
LC
Black-faced Hawk Leucopternis melanops 8 6 3
LC
White-browed Hawk Leucopternis kuhli 2 4 1
LC
Grey Hawk Buteo plagiatus 18 44
LC
Grey-lined Hawk Buteo nitidus 21 56 3
LC
Ridgway's Hawk Buteo ridgwayi 4 10 2
CR
Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus 25 103 5
LC
Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus 42 101 5
LC
Hawaiian Hawk Buteo solitarius 7 6 3
NT
White-throated Hawk Buteo albigula 15 3
LC
Short-tailed Hawk Buteo brachyurus 15 45 2
LC
Swainson’s Hawk Buteo swainsoni 15 70
LC
Galapagos Hawk Buteo galapagoensis 15 25
VU
Zone-tailed Hawk Buteo albonotatus 13 28 2
LC
Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis 39 189 1
LC
Rufous-tailed Hawk Buteo ventralis 2 6
VU
Rough-legged Buzzard Buteo lagopus 35 97 5
LC
Ferruginous Hawk Buteo regalis 12 19
LC
Red-necked Buzzard Buteo auguralis 6 22
LC
Augur Buzzard Buteo augur 19 71
LC
Jackal Buzzard Buteo rufofuscus 3 39 1
LC
Eurasian Buzzard Buteo buteo 165 462 6
LC
Japanese Buzzard Buteo japonicus 12 26 2
LC
Himalayan Buzzard Buteo refectus 8 12
LC
Mountain Buzzard Buteo oreophilus 4 11
NT
Forest Buzzard Buteo trizonatus 2 5
NT
Madagascar Buzzard Buteo brachypterus 3 24
LC
Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus 23 164 1
LC
Socotra Buzzard Buteo socotraensis 2
VU
Upland Buzzard Buteo hemilasius 10 22
LC