family Accipitridae

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Synonyms for family Accipitridae

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Both genera, Accipiter and Buteo, are part of the family Accipitridae.
Most of these raptors--including eagles, kites, harriers, and vultures--have been classified in the family Accipitridae.
serrator Linnacus, red- I O breasted merganser Oxyura jamaicensis (Gmelin), I O ruddy duck Somateria spectabilis (Linnaeus), N R king eider Order Falconiformes (diurnal birds of prey) Family Accipitridae (kites, eagles, hawks, and allies) Accipiter cooperii (Bonaparte), I O Cooper's hawk A.