Accipiter gentilis


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Related to Accipiter gentilis: goshawk, Northern Goshawk
  • noun

Synonyms for Accipiter gentilis

large hawk of Eurasia and North America used in falconry

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The Latin name, Accipiter gentilis, implies a gentle creature, ironic given the fierce predatory bent of the bird.
Genetische afwijking hoogstwaarschijnlijk andermaal oorzaak van veerafwijking bij nestjonge Havik Accipiter gentilis.
Een veerafwijking bij een nestjonge Havik Accipiter gentilis.
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