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Accipitriformes (Eagles, Hawks, Kites, Secretarybirds, Ospreys, Old World Vultures etc.)

 

 

Family: Accipitridae (Eagles, Harriers, Hawks, Kites, Old World Vultures)

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Accipiter butleri butleri Gurney, 1898 Car Nicobar sparrowhawk, Car Nicobar shikra 1901 Car Nicobar (& Katchall?), Nicobar Islands (northern), India Missing Access
Accipiter efficax Balouet & Olson, 1989 Powerful goshawk ? New Caledonia Extinct Access
Accipiter francesiae pusillus Gurney, 1875 Anjouan Island Sparrowhawk, Ndzuwani Goshawk, Joanna Island Goshawk 1958 Anjouan, Comoros Islands Extinct Access
Accipiter quartus Balouet & Olson, 1989 Gracile goshawk Holocene New Caledonia Extinct Access
Accipiter sp. nov. 'New Ireland' #1 - - ? New Ireland (=Latangai), Papua New Guinea Extinct Access
Accipiter sp. nov. 'New Ireland' #2 - - ? New Ireland (=Latangai), Papua New Guinea Extinct Access
Aegypius prepyrenaicus Hernández Carrasquilla, 2001 Prepyrenees vulture Late Pleistocene Spain Extinct Access
Amplibuteo hibbardi Campbell, 1979 Hibbard's buteonine hawk Late Pleistocene Peru Extinct Access
Amplibuteo woodwardi Miller, 1911 Woodward's giant buzzard, Woodward 'eagle' Late Pleistocene Cuba & California and Florida, USA Extinct Access
Aquila chrysaetos simurgh Weesie, 1988 Giant Cretan golden eagle Late Pleistocene Crete, Greece Extinct Access
Aquila moorei Haast, 1872 Haast's eagle, New Zealand eagle After 1300 AD New Zealand Extinct Access
Aquila sp. nov. 'Madagascar' #1 - - ? Madagascar Extinct Access
Aquila sp. nov. 'Madagascar' #2 - - ? Madagascar Extinct Access
Bermuteo avivorus Olson, 2008 Bermuda hawk c.118,000 BC (1603 AD?) Bermuda Extinct Access
Buteo hoffstetteri Campbell, 1976   Late Pleistocene Ecuador Extinct Access
Buteo japonicus oshiroi Kuroda, 1971 Daito Islands buzzard, Daito buzzard 1973 Daito Islands, Japan Extinct Access
Buteo sanfelipensis
Suárez, 2020 San Felipe’s hawk Late Pleistocene? Cuba Extinct Access
Buteo sanya Hou, 1998   Late Pleistocene China Extinct Access
Buteogallus borrasi Arredondo, 1970 Giant Cuban hawk Late Pleistocene? Cuba Extinct Access
Buteogallus daggetti Miller, 1915 Walking eagle Late Pleistocene California, USA & Mexico Extinct Access
Buteogallus fragilis Miller, 1911 Fragile eagle Late Pleistocene California and New Mexico, USA Extinct Access
Buteogallus milleri (Howard, 1932) - Late Pleistocene California, USA Extinct Access
Buteogallus royi Suárez, 2020 Roy's hawk Late Pleistocene? Cuba Extinct Access
Buteogallus terrestris (Campbell, 1979) - Late Pleistocene South America Extinct Access
Buteogallus sp. nov. 'long-legged hawk/eagle' - - Late Pleistocene Venezuela Extinct Access
Calohierax quadratus Wetmore, 1937   Late Pleistocene? Exhuma Island, Bahamas Extinct Access
Chondrohierax wilsonii (Cassin, 1847) Cuban Kite - Cuba Rediscovered Access
Circus alphonsi (Newton & Gadow, 1893) - ? Mauritius, Mascarene Islands Invalid? Access
Circus dossenus Olson & James, 1991 Hawaiian harrier, Mime harrier, Wood harrier Holocene Molokai and Oahu, Hawaiian Islands, USA Extinct Access
Circus eylesi Scarlett, 1953 Eyles’ harrier ? New Zealand Extinct Access
Circus hamiltoni Forbes, 1892 - ? New Zealand Invalid (nomen nudum) Access
Circus teauteensis Forbes, 1892 Large New Zealand harrier, Forbes' harrier ? New Zealand Invalid (nomen nudum) Access
Eutriorchis astur Sharpe, 1875 Madagascar serpent-eagle, Madagascar serpent eagle - Madagascar Rediscovered Access
Gigantohierax itchei Suárez, 2020 Itche's eagle Late Pleistocene? Cuba Extinct Access
Gigantohierax suarezi Arredondo & Arredondo, 2002 Cuban giant hawk Late Pleistocene Cuba Extinct Access
Gypaetus leucocephalus Meyer (year?)   1923? Italy? Invalid (synonym) Access
Gyps melitensis Lydekker, 1890 "Maltese" vulture ? Austria, Corsica, Crete, France, Germany, Hungary, Malta, Sardinia, Sicily and Spain Extinct Access
Haliaeetus australis
Harrison & Walker, 1973 Chatham Islands eagle, Chatham Islands fish-eagle Holocene Chatham Islands, New Zealand Invalid (synonym) Access
Haliaeetus cf. albicilla - Hawaiian white-tailed eagle c.1,300 BC Maui, Molokai and Oahu, Hawaiian Islands, USA Extinct Access
Leptodon forbesi (Swann, 1922) White-collared kite - Pernambuco State, Brazil Rediscovered Access
Milvus milvus fasciicuada Hatert, 1914 Cape Verde kite ? Cape Verde Islands Extinct Access
Necrastur alacer De Vis, 1892   Late Pleistocene Queensland, Australia Invalid
(synonym)?
Access
Neogyps errans Miller, 1916 Errant eagle Late Pleistocene California, USA Extinct Access
Neophrontops americanus Miller, 1916 American neophrontops Late Pleistocene North America Extinct Access
Spizaetus grinnelli Miller, 1911 Grinnell’s crested eagle Late Pleistocene USA Extinct Access
Spizaetus pliogryps Shufeldt, 1891 - Late Pleistocene Oregon, USA Extinct Access
Spizaetus willetti Howard, 1935 - Late Pleistocene Nevada, USA Extinct Access
Stephanoaetus mahery Goodman, 1994 Malagasy crowned eagle, Madagascar crowned hawk-eagle Holocene Madagascar Extinct Access
Taphaetus brachialis (Hurst, 1891) (De Vis, 1890 or 1892?)   Late Pleistocene Australia Invalid 
(synonym)?
Access
Titanohierax gloveralleni
Wetmore, 1937 Bahaman titan hawk ? Bahamas, West Indies Extinct Access
Titanohierax sp. nov. - Hispaniolan titan hawk ? Haiti, Hispaniola Extinct Access
Trigonoceps sp. nov. 'Flores' -   Late Pleistocene Flores, Indonesia Extinct Access
ACCIPITRIDAE gen. indet. sp. nov. 'Hispaniola' -   Late Pleistocene? Hispaniola Extinct Access
GYPATINAE sp. et. gen. indet. 'Venezuela' -   Late Pleistocene Venezuela Extinct Access

 

 

 

Family: [Pandionidae (Ospreys)]

 

 

Family: [Sagittariidae (Secretarybird)]

 

 

Family: †Teratornithidae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Aiolornis incredibilis (Howard, 1952) Incredible teratorn Late Pleistocene USA Extinct Access
Cathartornis gracilis Miller, 1910 Slender teratorn Late Pleistocene California, USA Extinct Access
Oscaravis olsoni (Arredondo & Arredondo, 2002) Cuban teratorn Late Pleistocene Cuba Extinct Access
Teratornis merriami Miller, 1909 Merriam's teratorn Late Pleistocene North America Extinct Access
Teratornis woodburnensis Campbell & Stenger, 2002 - Late Pleistocene Oregon, USA Extinct Access