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 63 195 1
LC
Black-shouldered Kite Elanus axillaris 22 59 3
LC
White-tailed Kite Elanus leucurus 17 59 1
LC
Letter-winged Kite Elanus scriptus 7 9 1
NT
Pearl Kite Gampsonyx swainsonii 22 50 1
LC
Scissor-tailed Kite Chelictinia riocourii 5 22
LC
Grey-headed Kite Leptodon cayanensis 17 35 6
LC
White-collared Kite Leptodon forbesi 2 6 1
EN
Hook-billed Kite Chondrohierax uncinatus 10 41 1
LC
Cuban Kite Chondrohierax wilsonii
CR
Swallow-tailed Kite Elanoides forficatus 28 60 3
LC
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus 17 93 4
LC
Oriental Honey-buzzard Pernis ptilorhynchus 30 101
LC
Sulawesi Honey-buzzard Pernis celebensis 1 4
LC
Philippine Honey-buzzard Pernis steerei 2 1
LC
Black-breasted Buzzard Hamirostra melanosternon 5 16
LC
Square-tailed Kite Lophoictinia isura 2 17
LC
Long-tailed Honey-buzzard Henicopernis longicauda 6 13
LC
Black Honey-buzzard Henicopernis infuscatus 1
VU
African Cuckoo-hawk Aviceda cuculoides 8 16
LC
Madagascar Cuckoo-hawk Aviceda madagascariensis 8
LC
Jerdon's Baza Aviceda jerdoni 8 10 1
LC
Pacific Baza Aviceda subcristata 15 33 4
LC
Black Baza Aviceda leuphotes 12 29 1
LC
Madagascar Serpent-eagle Eutriorchis astur 2
EN
African Harrier-hawk Polyboroides typus 26 62
LC
Madagascar Harrier-hawk Polyboroides radiatus 1 18
LC
Palm-nut Vulture Gypohierax angolensis 16 67
LC
Bearded Vulture Gypaetus barbatus 122 159 1
NT
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus 57 187
EN
Crested Serpent-eagle Spilornis cheela 68 162 6
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 1 9
LC
Bateleur Terathopius ecaudatus 27 96 2
NT
Philippine Eagle Pithecophaga jefferyi 19 9 2
CR
Short-toed Snake-eagle Circaetus gallicus 51 168 3
LC
Beaudouin's Snake-eagle Circaetus beaudouini 1 13
VU
Black-chested Snake-eagle Circaetus pectoralis 8 48
LC
Brown Snake-eagle Circaetus cinereus 10 46
LC
Southern Banded Snake-eagle Circaetus fasciolatus 10
NT
Western Banded Snake-eagle Circaetus cinerascens 5 17
LC
Red-headed Vulture Sarcogyps calvus 14 30
CR
White-headed Vulture Trigonoceps occipitalis 18 33 1
CR
Hooded Vulture Necrosyrtes monachus 39 120
CR
Himalayan Griffon Gyps himalayensis 18 46
NT
White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis 19 61 2
CR
White-backed Vulture Gyps africanus 45 91 1
CR
Indian Vulture Gyps indicus 14 29
CR
Slender-billed Vulture Gyps tenuirostris 13 6
CR
Cape Vulture Gyps coprotheres 4 22
EN
Rüppell's Vulture Gyps rueppelli 22 55
CR
Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvus 155 289 4
LC
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus 69 117
NT
Lappet-faced Vulture Torgos tracheliotos 18 58
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 59 97 8
NT
Crowned Eagle Stephanoaetus coronatus 10 32 3
NT
Mountain Hawk-eagle Nisaetus nipalensis 11 20
LC
Javan Hawk-eagle Nisaetus bartelsi 1 16
EN
Wallace's Hawk-eagle Nisaetus nanus 11 12
VU
Blyth's Hawk-eagle Nisaetus alboniger 1 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 33 133 1
LC
Flores Hawk-eagle Nisaetus floris 10
CR
Rufous-bellied Eagle Lophotriorchis kienerii 6 13
LC
Martial Eagle Polemaetus bellicosus 19 92
VU
Black Hawk-eagle Spizaetus tyrannus 11 33 6
LC
Black-and-white Hawk-eagle Spizaetus melanoleucus 7 33 1
LC
Ornate Hawk-eagle Spizaetus ornatus 14 33 3
NT
Black-and-chestnut Eagle Spizaetus isidori 6 12 1
EN
Black Eagle Ictinaetus malaiensis 13 32
LC
Long-crested Eagle Lophaetus occipitalis 19 67
LC
Lesser Spotted Eagle Clanga pomarina 4 33
LC
Indian Spotted Eagle Clanga hastata 9 16 1
VU
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga 18 120 5
VU
Tawny Eagle Aquila rapax 34 130
LC
Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis 31 164 2
EN
Spanish Imperial Eagle Aquila adalberti 35 62 1
VU
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca 14 99
VU
Gurney's Eagle Aquila gurneyi 2 7
NT
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos 145 153 1
LC
Wedge-tailed Eagle Aquila audax 26 50 1
LC
Verreaux's Eagle Aquila verreauxii 4 38
LC
Bonelli's Eagle Aquila fasciata 52 76 1
LC
African Hawk-eagle Aquila spilogaster 7 31
LC
Cassin's Hawk-eagle Aquila africana 1 3
LC
Wahlberg's Eagle Hieraaetus wahlbergi 9 26
LC
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus 22 130 1
LC
Pygmy Eagle Hieraaetus weiskei 8
LC
Little Eagle Hieraaetus morphnoides 12 20 3
LC
Ayres's Hawk-eagle Hieraaetus ayresii 14
LC
Lizard Buzzard Kaupifalco monogrammicus 21 32 1
LC
Dark Chanting-goshawk Melierax metabates 15 42
LC
Pale Chanting-goshawk Melierax canorus 9 53
LC
Eastern Chanting-goshawk Melierax poliopterus 8 33
LC
Gabar Goshawk Micronisus gabar 16 33
LC
Double-toothed Kite Harpagus bidentatus 24 48 2
LC
Rufous-thighed Kite Harpagus diodon 2 12 2
LC
Western Marsh-harrier Circus aeruginosus 165 229 3
LC
Eastern Marsh-harrier Circus spilonotus 13 17
LC
Papuan Harrier Circus spilothorax 4 3
LC
Swamp Harrier Circus approximans 20 38 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 39
LC
Black Harrier Circus maurus 2 11 1
EN
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus 32 48
LC
Northern Harrier Circus hudsonius 11 30
LC
Cinereous Harrier Circus cinereus 11 19 1
LC
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus 15 98
NT
Pied Harrier Circus melanoleucos 5 7
LC
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus 41 137
LC
Grey-bellied Goshawk Accipiter poliogaster 1 9 5
NT
Crested Goshawk Accipiter trivirgatus 14 41 2
LC
Sulawesi Goshawk Accipiter griseiceps 3
LC
Red-chested Goshawk Accipiter toussenelii 2 2 1
LC
African Goshawk Accipiter tachiro 7 18
LC
Chestnut-flanked Sparrowhawk Accipiter castanilius
LC
Shikra Accipiter badius 54 206 8
LC
Nicobar Sparrowhawk Accipiter butleri
VU
Levant Sparrowhawk Accipiter brevipes 2 29
LC
Chinese Sparrowhawk Accipiter soloensis 3 18
LC
Frances's Sparrowhawk Accipiter francesiae 3 32 1
LC
Spot-tailed Goshawk Accipiter trinotatus 4 4 5
LC
Lesser Sundas Goshawk Accipiter sylvestris 7
LC
Variable Goshawk Accipiter hiogaster 18 14 5
LC
Grey Goshawk Accipiter novaehollandiae 6 8
LC
Grey-headed Goshawk Accipiter poliocephalus 3 5
LC
New Britain Goshawk Accipiter princeps
VU
Brown Goshawk Accipiter fasciatus 17 52 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 4
LC
Little Sparrowhawk Accipiter minullus 9 25
LC
Japanese Sparrowhawk Accipiter gularis 13 13 1
LC
Besra Accipiter virgatus 8 27 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 4
LC
Madagascar Sparrowhawk Accipiter madagascariensis 3 17 1
NT
Ovambo Sparrowhawk Accipiter ovampensis 1 8
LC
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 81 146 15
LC
Rufous-breasted Sparrowhawk Accipiter rufiventris 1 10
LC
Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus 18 65 7
LC
Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii 28 77 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 34 105 9
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 8 1
NT
Doria's Goshawk Megatriorchis doriae 1 2 1
NT
Long-tailed Hawk Urotriorchis macrourus 1 11 1
LC
White-bellied Sea-eagle Haliaeetus leucogaster 42 126 3
LC
Sanford's Sea-eagle Haliaeetus sanfordi 6 11
VU
African Fish-eagle Haliaeetus vocifer 56 156 1
LC
Madagascar Fish-eagle Haliaeetus vociferoides 5 19
CR
Pallas's Fish-eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus 8 31 1
EN
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla 71 154 1
LC
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus 53 158 6
LC
Steller's Sea-eagle Haliaeetus pelagicus 37 77 2
VU
Lesser Fish-eagle Icthyophaga humilis 10 12
NT
Grey-headed Fish-eagle Icthyophaga ichthyaetus 20 42 2
NT
Whistling Kite Haliastur sphenurus 25 76 3
LC
Brahminy Kite Haliastur indus 48 158 4
LC
Red Kite Milvus milvus 45 140 1
NT
Black Kite Milvus migrans 135 518 8
LC
Black-collared Hawk Busarellus nigricollis 36 99 8
LC
Crane Hawk Geranospiza caerulescens 22 51 3
LC
Grasshopper Buzzard Butastur rufipennis 6 37
LC
White-eyed Buzzard Butastur teesa 7 61
LC
Rufous-winged Buzzard Butastur liventer 6 11
LC
Grey-faced Buzzard Butastur indicus 8 17 1
LC
Mississippi Kite Ictinia mississippiensis 12 23 1
LC
Plumbeous Kite Ictinia plumbea 36 57 2
LC
Snail Kite Rostrhamus sociabilis 57 118 4
LC
Slender-billed Kite Helicolestes hamatus 15 16 1
LC
Roadside Hawk Rupornis magnirostris 94 213 11
LC
Harris's Hawk Parabuteo unicinctus 28 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 79 3
LC
Cuban Black Hawk Buteogallus gundlachii 10 11
NT
Rufous Crab-hawk Buteogallus aequinoctialis 9 15 1
NT
Savanna Hawk Buteogallus meridionalis 41 113 4
LC
White-necked Hawk Buteogallus lacernulatus 3 6
VU
Great Black Hawk Buteogallus urubitinga 50 81 5
LC
Black Solitary Eagle Buteogallus solitarius 8 14
NT
Crowned Solitary Eagle Buteogallus coronatus 7 6 2
EN
Barred Hawk Morphnarchus princeps 3 6 2
LC
White-tailed Hawk Geranoaetus albicaudatus 18 48 4
LC
Variable Hawk Geranoaetus polyosoma 25 70 3
LC
Black-chested Buzzard-eagle Geranoaetus melanoleucus 23 102 1
LC
White Hawk Pseudastur albicollis 29 28 1
LC
Grey-backed Hawk Pseudastur occidentalis 1 10 3
EN
Mantled Hawk Pseudastur polionotus 4 7 2
NT
Semiplumbeous Hawk Leucopternis semiplumbeus 2 12 5
LC
Black-faced Hawk Leucopternis melanops 8 5 3
LC
White-browed Hawk Leucopternis kuhli 4 2
LC
Grey Hawk Buteo plagiatus 17 30 3
LC
Grey-lined Hawk Buteo nitidus 19 45 4
LC
Ridgway's Hawk Buteo ridgwayi 4 10 2
CR
Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus 21 93 3
LC
Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus 41 89 5
LC
Hawaiian Hawk Buteo solitarius 7 4 3
NT
White-throated Hawk Buteo albigula 14 3
LC
Short-tailed Hawk Buteo brachyurus 14 34 1
LC
Swainson’s Hawk Buteo swainsoni 12 58
LC
Galapagos Hawk Buteo galapagoensis 13 24
VU
Zone-tailed Hawk Buteo albonotatus 13 24 2
LC
Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis 33 158 1
LC
Rufous-tailed Hawk Buteo ventralis 3
VU
Rough-legged Buzzard Buteo lagopus 30 72 5
LC
Ferruginous Hawk Buteo regalis 12 20
LC
Red-necked Buzzard Buteo auguralis 2 11
LC
Augur Buzzard Buteo augur 19 56
LC
Jackal Buzzard Buteo rufofuscus 3 33 1
LC
Eurasian Buzzard Buteo buteo 96 312 5
LC
Japanese Buzzard Buteo japonicus 9 19 2
LC
Himalayan Buzzard Buteo refectus 6 9
LC
Mountain Buzzard Buteo oreophilus 4 11
NT
Forest Buzzard Buteo trizonatus 4
NT
Madagascar Buzzard Buteo brachypterus 3 16
LC
Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus 19 125 1
LC
Socotra Buzzard Buteo socotraensis 2
VU
Upland Buzzard Buteo hemilasius 9 18
LC

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