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

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Common name Scientific name Videossort ascending Photos Sounds Status
Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvus 155 284 4
LC
Western Marsh-harrier Circus aeruginosus 149 218 3
LC
Black Kite Milvus migrans 135 517 8
LC
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos 128 152 1
LC
Bearded Vulture Gypaetus barbatus 122 156 1
NT
Eurasian Buzzard Buteo buteo 106 302 5
LC
Roadside Hawk Rupornis magnirostris 90 209 11
LC
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 72 141 15
LC
White-tailed Sea-eagle Haliaeetus albicilla 71 154 1
LC
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus 69 116
NT
Crested Serpent-eagle Spilornis cheela 67 160 6
LC
Black-winged Kite Elanus caeruleus 60 191 1
LC
Harpy Eagle Harpia harpyja 58 97 8
NT
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus 57 184
EN
African Fish-eagle Haliaeetus vocifer 56 154 1
LC
Snail Kite Rostrhamus sociabilis 55 113 4
LC
Shikra Accipiter badius 54 201 8
LC
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus 53 153 6
LC
Bonelli's Eagle Aquila fasciata 52 73 1
LC
Short-toed Snake-eagle Circaetus gallicus 51 159 3
LC
Great Black Hawk Buteogallus urubitinga 50 79 5
LC
Brahminy Kite Haliastur indus 48 157 4
LC
White-backed Vulture Gyps africanus 45 90 1
CR
Red Kite Milvus milvus 44 138 1
NT
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus 41 130
LC
White-bellied Sea-eagle Haliaeetus leucogaster 41 124 3
LC
Hooded Vulture Necrosyrtes monachus 39 120
CR
Savanna Hawk Buteogallus meridionalis 39 109 4
LC
Steller's Sea-eagle Haliaeetus pelagicus 37 77 2
VU
Black-collared Hawk Busarellus nigricollis 36 98 8
LC
Spanish Imperial Eagle Aquila adalberti 35 62 1
VU
Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus 35 85 3
LC
Plumbeous Kite Ictinia plumbea 35 53 2
LC
Tawny Eagle Aquila rapax 34 126
LC
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis 34 97 9
LC
Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis 33 154 1
LC
Changeable Hawk-eagle Nisaetus cirrhatus 31 130 1
LC
Rough-legged Buzzard Buteo lagopus 30 66 5
LC
Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis 30 145 2
EN
Oriental Honey-buzzard Pernis ptilorhynchus 29 97
LC
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus 29 46
LC
Harris's Hawk Parabuteo unicinctus 28 92 1
LC
Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii 28 76 4
LC
Swallow-tailed Kite Elanoides forficatus 28 60 3
LC
White Hawk Pseudastur albicollis 27 26 1
LC
African Harrier-hawk Polyboroides typus 26 60
LC
Wedge-tailed Eagle Aquila audax 26 50 1
LC
Bateleur Terathopius ecaudatus 26 94 2
NT
Variable Hawk Geranoaetus polyosoma 25 68 3
LC
Whistling Kite Haliastur sphenurus 25 75 3
LC
Double-toothed Kite Harpagus bidentatus 24 48 2
LC
Black-chested Buzzard-eagle Geranoaetus melanoleucus 23 102 1
LC
Common Black Hawk Buteogallus anthracinus 23 75 3
LC
Rüppell's Vulture Gyps rueppelli 22 55
CR
Black-shouldered Kite Elanus axillaris 22 57 3
LC
Crane Hawk Geranospiza caerulescens 22 50 3
LC
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus 22 128 1
LC
Pearl Kite Gampsonyx swainsonii 22 50 1
LC
Lizard Buzzard Kaupifalco monogrammicus 21 32 1
LC
Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus 21 88 3
LC
Swamp Harrier Circus approximans 20 37 1
LC
Grey-headed Fish-eagle Icthyophaga ichthyaetus 19 41 2
NT
Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus 19 122 1
LC
Philippine Eagle Pithecophaga jefferyi 19 9 2
CR
Martial Eagle Polemaetus bellicosus 19 92
VU
Grey-lined Hawk Buteo nitidus 19 43 4
LC
Augur Buzzard Buteo augur 19 56
LC
White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis 19 61 2
CR
Long-crested Eagle Lophaetus occipitalis 19 67
LC
Himalayan Griffon Gyps himalayensis 18 44
NT
Lappet-faced Vulture Torgos tracheliotos 18 57
EN
White-headed Vulture Trigonoceps occipitalis 18 32 1
CR
Variable Goshawk Accipiter hiogaster 18 14 5
LC
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus 17 91 4
LC
Brown Goshawk Accipiter fasciatus 17 52 5
LC
Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus 17 64 7
LC
White-tailed Kite Elanus leucurus 17 58 1
LC
Grey-headed Kite Leptodon cayanensis 17 34 6
LC
Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga 17 105 4
VU
White-tailed Hawk Geranoaetus albicaudatus 17 48 4
LC
Palm-nut Vulture Gypohierax angolensis 16 67
LC
Pacific Baza Aviceda subcristata 15 33 4
LC
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus 15 91
NT
Grey Hawk Buteo plagiatus 15 25 3
LC
Slender-billed Kite Helicolestes hamatus 15 16 1
LC
Dark Chanting-goshawk Melierax metabates 15 42
LC
Ornate Hawk-eagle Spizaetus ornatus 14 31 3
NT
Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca 14 99
VU
Gabar Goshawk Micronisus gabar 14 33
LC
Red Goshawk Erythrotriorchis radiatus 14 8 1
NT
Short-tailed Hawk Buteo brachyurus 14 32 1
LC
Indian Vulture Gyps indicus 14 28
CR
Red-headed Vulture Sarcogyps calvus 14 29
CR
Eastern Marsh-harrier Circus spilonotus 13 17
LC
Black Eagle Ictinaetus malaiensis 13 31
LC
Long-winged Harrier Circus buffoni 13 37 2
LC
Japanese Sparrowhawk Accipiter gularis 13 13 1
LC
Galapagos Hawk Buteo galapagoensis 13 24
VU
Slender-billed Vulture Gyps tenuirostris 13 6
CR
Mississippi Kite Ictinia mississippiensis 12 23 1
LC
Zone-tailed Hawk Buteo albonotatus 12 23 2
LC
Black Baza Aviceda leuphotes 12 29 1
LC
Tiny Hawk Accipiter superciliosus 12 12
LC
Ferruginous Hawk Buteo regalis 12 20
LC
Little Eagle Hieraaetus morphnoides 12 20 3
LC
Crested Goshawk Accipiter trivirgatus 12 41 2
LC
Swainson's Hawk Buteo swainsoni 12 58
LC
Cinereous Harrier Circus cinereus 11 19 1
LC
Mountain Hawk-eagle Nisaetus nipalensis 11 20
LC
Fiji Goshawk Accipiter rufitorques 11 8 3
LC
Black Hawk-eagle Spizaetus tyrannus 11 33 6
LC
Cuban Black Hawk Buteogallus gundlachii 10 11
NT
Crowned Eagle Stephanoaetus coronatus 10 32 3
NT
Brown Snake-eagle Circaetus cinereus 10 44
LC
Pale Chanting-goshawk Melierax canorus 9 52
LC
Upland Buzzard Buteo hemilasius 9 18
LC
Indian Spotted Eagle Clanga hastata 9 16 1
VU
Wahlberg's Eagle Hieraaetus wahlbergi 9 26
LC
Japanese Buzzard Buteo japonicus 9 19 2
LC
Philippine Serpent-eagle Spilornis holospilus 9 7 2
LC
White-bellied Goshawk Accipiter haplochrous 9 8 1
NT
Bicolored Hawk Accipiter bicolor 9 33 4
LC
Rufous Crab-hawk Buteogallus aequinoctialis 9 15 1
NT
Hook-billed Kite Chondrohierax uncinatus 9 37 1
LC
Little Sparrowhawk Accipiter minullus 9 25
LC
Northern Harrier Circus hudsonius 9 30
LC
Lesser Fish-eagle Icthyophaga humilis 9 12
NT
Eastern Chanting-goshawk Melierax poliopterus 8 33
LC
Grey-faced Buzzard Butastur indicus 8 17 1
LC
Black-chested Snake-eagle Circaetus pectoralis 8 48
LC
Pallas's Fish-eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus 8 30 1
VU
Black Solitary Eagle Buteogallus solitarius 8 14
NT
Andaman Serpent-eagle Spilornis elgini 8 14
NT
Black-faced Hawk Leucopternis melanops 8 5 3
LC
African Cuckoo-hawk Aviceda cuculoides 8 16
LC
Besra Accipiter virgatus 8 27 1
LC
African Hawk-eagle Aquila spilogaster 7 31
LC
Collared Sparrowhawk Accipiter cirrocephalus 7 20 2
LC
Hawaiian Hawk Buteo solitarius 7 4 3
NT
Letter-winged Kite Elanus scriptus 7 9 1
NT
Crowned Solitary Eagle Buteogallus coronatus 7 6 2
EN
Sulawesi Hawk-eagle Nisaetus lanceolatus 7 14 2
LC
Black Sparrowhawk Accipiter melanoleucus 7 19
LC
Black-and-white Hawk-eagle Spizaetus melanoleucus 7 33 1
LC
White-eyed Buzzard Butastur teesa 7 58
LC
African Goshawk Accipiter tachiro 7 18
LC
Sanford's Sea-eagle Haliaeetus sanfordi 6 11
VU
Black-and-chestnut Eagle Spizaetus isidori 6 12 1
EN
Rufous-bellied Eagle Lophotriorchis kienerii 6 13
LC
Himalayan Buzzard Buteo refectus 6 8
LC
Grasshopper Buzzard Butastur rufipennis 6 37
LC
Wallace's Hawk-eagle Nisaetus nanus 6 12
VU
Grey Goshawk Accipiter novaehollandiae 6 5
LC
Rufous-winged Buzzard Butastur liventer 6 11
LC
Jerdon's Baza Aviceda jerdoni 5 10 1
LC
Pied Harrier Circus melanoleucos 5 6
LC
Black-breasted Buzzard Hamirostra melanosternon 5 15
LC
Scissor-tailed Kite Chelictinia riocourii 5 22
LC
Western Banded Snake-eagle Circaetus cinerascens 5 17
LC
Spotted Harrier Circus assimilis 5 39
LC
Bat Hawk Macheiramphus alcinus 5 12 1
LC
Crested Eagle Morphnus guianensis 5 13
NT
Ridgway's Hawk Buteo ridgwayi 4 8 2
CR
Madagascar Fish-eagle Haliaeetus vociferoides 4 17
CR
Sulawesi Serpent-eagle Spilornis rufipectus 4 8 2
LC
White-rumped Hawk Parabuteo leucorrhous 4 16 2
LC
Cape Vulture Gyps coprotheres 4 22
EN
Slate-colored Hawk Buteogallus schistaceus 4 10 3
LC
Mantled Hawk Pseudastur polionotus 4 7 2
NT
Red-legged Sparrowhawk Accipiter erythropus 4
LC
Lesser Spotted Eagle Clanga pomarina 4 32
LC
North Philippine Hawk-eagle Nisaetus philippensis 4 6 1
EN
Long-tailed Honey-buzzard Henicopernis longicauda 4 13
LC
Spot-tailed Goshawk Accipiter trinotatus 4 4 5
LC
Mountain Buzzard Buteo oreophilus 4 11
NT
Verreaux's Eagle Aquila verreauxii 4 37
LC
African Marsh-harrier Circus ranivorus 3 13
LC
Pied Goshawk Accipiter albogularis 3 5
LC
Papuan Harrier Circus spilothorax 3 3
LC
Chinese Sparrowhawk Accipiter soloensis 3 18
LC
Barred Hawk Morphnarchus princeps 3 6 2
LC
Frances's Sparrowhawk Accipiter francesiae 3 31 1
LC
Madagascar Sparrowhawk Accipiter madagascariensis 3 17 1
NT
Jackal Buzzard Buteo rufofuscus 3 31 1
LC
White-necked Hawk Buteogallus lacernulatus 3 6
VU
Madagascar Buzzard Buteo brachypterus 3 16
LC
Rufous-thighed Kite Harpagus diodon 2 11 2
LC
Grey-headed Goshawk Accipiter poliocephalus 2 5
LC
Square-tailed Kite Lophoictinia isura 2 16
LC
Reunion Marsh-harrier Circus maillardi 2 1
EN
Levant Sparrowhawk Accipiter brevipes 2 27
LC
Gurney's Eagle Aquila gurneyi 2 7
NT
White-collared Kite Leptodon forbesi 2 6 1
CR
Red-necked Buzzard Buteo auguralis 2 11
LC
South Philippine Hawk-eagle Nisaetus pinskeri 2 7
EN
Black Harrier Circus maurus 2 10 1
VU
Red-chested Goshawk Accipiter toussenelii 2 2 1
LC
Philippine Honey-buzzard Pernis steerei 2 1
LC
Dwarf Sparrowhawk Accipiter nanus 1 11
NT
Rufous-breasted Sparrowhawk Accipiter rufiventris 1 10
LC
Semiplumbeous Hawk Leucopternis semiplumbeus 1 12 5
LC
Beaudouin's Snake-eagle Circaetus beaudouini 1 13
VU
Kinabalu Serpent-eagle Spilornis kinabaluensis 1 2
VU
Sulawesi Honey-buzzard Pernis celebensis 1 4
LC
Grey-backed Hawk Pseudastur occidentalis 1 10 3
EN
Blyth's Hawk-eagle Nisaetus alboniger 1 11 2
LC
Grey-bellied Goshawk Accipiter poliogaster 1 8 4
NT
Semi-collared Hawk Accipiter collaris 1 4
NT
Gundlach's Hawk Accipiter gundlachi 1 2
EN
Doria's Goshawk Megatriorchis doriae 1 2 1
NT
Javan Hawk-eagle Nisaetus bartelsi 1 16
EN
Vinous-breasted Sparrowhawk Accipiter rhodogaster 1 4
LC
Long-tailed Hawk Urotriorchis macrourus 1 11 1
LC
Madagascar Marsh-harrier Circus macrosceles 1 6
EN
Congo Serpent-eagle Dryotriorchis spectabilis 1 9
LC
Madagascar Harrier-hawk Polyboroides radiatus 1 16
LC
Ovambo Sparrowhawk Accipiter ovampensis 1 8
LC
Henst's Goshawk Accipiter henstii 1 2 3
NT
Cassin's Hawk-eagle Aquila africana 1 3
LC
Great Nicobar Serpent-eagle Spilornis klossi 1
NT
Chestnut-flanked Sparrowhawk Accipiter castanilius
LC
Meyer's Goshawk Accipiter meyerianus 1
LC
Flores Hawk-eagle Nisaetus floris 8
CR
Black-mantled Goshawk Accipiter melanochlamys 7
LC
New Britain Goshawk Accipiter princeps
VU
Rufous-necked Sparrowhawk Accipiter erythrauchen 2
NT
Chestnut-shouldered Goshawk Erythrotriorchis buergersi 1
DD
Papuan Eagle Harpyopsis novaeguineae 6
VU
Nicobar Sparrowhawk Accipiter butleri
VU
Plumbeous Hawk Cryptoleucopteryx plumbea 5 2
VU
Pygmy Eagle Hieraaetus weiskei 8
LC
New Britain Sparrowhawk Accipiter brachyurus 1
VU
Socotra Buzzard Buteo socotraensis 2
VU
Southern Banded Snake-eagle Circaetus fasciolatus 10
NT
White-throated Hawk Buteo albigula 14 3
LC
Rufous-tailed Hawk Buteo ventralis 3
VU
Forest Buzzard Buteo trizonatus 4
LC
Sulawesi Goshawk Accipiter griseiceps 3
LC
Moluccan Goshawk Accipiter henicogrammus 2 4
NT
Cuban Kite Chondrohierax wilsonii
CR
Ayres's Hawk-eagle Hieraaetus ayresii 14
LC
Madagascar Serpent-eagle Eutriorchis astur 2
EN
Slaty-backed Goshawk Accipiter luteoschistaceus 2
VU
White-browed Hawk Leucopternis kuhli 4 2
LC
Lesser Sundas Goshawk Accipiter sylvestris 7
LC
Madagascar Cuckoo-hawk Aviceda madagascariensis 5
LC
Black Honey-buzzard Henicopernis infuscatus 1
VU
Imitator Goshawk Accipiter imitator
VU

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