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Falconiformes

Accipitridae - Hawks, eagles & Old world vultures

All the species we've added within Falconiformes - Accipitridae - Hawks, eagles & Old world vultures are shown below. Click on a species name to see all data available for that species.

Bald Eagle

Bald Eagle
Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Cape Vulture

Cape Vulture
Gyps coprotheres

Articles:

  • Cape vulture (Gyps coprotheres) Captive-Breeding Protocols, Kerri Wolter, Walter Neser, Maggie Hirsc
Eurasian Griffon Vulture

Eurasian Griffon Vulture
Gyps fulvus

Protocols by:

  • The Tisch Family Zoological Gardens

Articles:

  • Griffon Vulture Husbandry Manual
Lappet-faced Vulture

Lappet-faced Vulture
Torgos tracheliotus

Tawny Eagle

Tawny Eagle
Aquila rapdax

Protocols by:

  • The International Centre for Birds of Prey

Articles:

  • A comparative analysis of early growth in 48 species of hand-reared raptor chicks. Katie Wellfair
  • Tawny Eagle growth rate & developement stats, ICBP, compiled by Katie Wellfair
Wedge-tailed Eagle

Wedge-tailed Eagle
Aquila audax

Protocols by:

  • International Centre for Birds of Prey

Articles:

  • A comparative analysis of early growth in 48 species of hand-reared raptor chicks. Katie Wellfair
White-tailed Sea Eagle

White-tailed Sea Eagle
Haliaeetus albicilla

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