Wild Florida Photo - Family: Accipitridae - Hawks & Eagles



Hawks & Eagles

Circus cyaneus
Northern Harrier
female in flight just after takeoff

Members of the Accipitridae family at Wild Florida Photo:
Buteo - buteonine hawks

2 species of Buteo at Wild Florida Photo

Buteo lineatus
Red Shouldered Hawk
in flight overhead

Circus - harriers

1 species of Circus at Wild Florida Photo

Circus cyaneus
Northern Harrier
female, perched on wire looking down

Elanoides - swallow-tailed kites

1 species of Elanoides at Wild Florida Photo

Elanoides forficatus
Swallow-tailed Kite
kite looking down while flying overhead

Haliaeetus - fish eagles

1 species of Haliaeetus at Wild Florida Photo

Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Bald Eagle
pair perched together on snag

Pandion - osprey

1 species of Pandion at Wild Florida Photo

Pandion haliaetus
osprey arriving with nest building materials, second osprey perched on branch

Click on the genus name to see the species of that genus at Wild Florida Photo

Accipitridae is a member of the Order Falconiformes - diurnal birds of prey