Falconiformes


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Falconiformes

the avian order containing the diurnal birds of prey - eagles, hawks, buzzards, falcons and vultures.
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El aguila real (Aquila chrysaetos canadensis Linnaeus, 1758) (Falconiformes: Accipitridae), se distribuye en Norteamerica, desde Alaska hasta el centro de Mexico (Watson, 2010).
Osteologia Craniana de Micrastur semitorquatus Vieillot, 1817 (Falconiformes: Falconidae).
Falconiformes: Falco femoralis "halcon plomado", visto pocas veces en los pantanos.
The majority of studies are restricted to a single species, mainly Falconiformes and owls (Yalden, 1980; Tatner, 1983; Gavett and Wakeley, 1986; Roth and Lima, 2003; Delgado and Calderon, 2007; Hernandez-Munoz and Mancina, 2011).
Falco sparverius (Aves: Falconiformes) preying upon Nyctinomops laticaudatus (Chiroptera: Molossidae).
For many other species (34%), including the Galliformes, Accipitriformes, Falconiformes, and several of the Charadriiformes and Passeriformes, the habitat consists of open tundra interspersed with woody vegetation.
In 1993, one Buteogallus anthracinus (Deppe, 1830; Falconiformes: Accipitridae) was caught using Japanese nets from El Paujil, Cajigal Municipality, Sucre State, Venezuela.
Valores arriba de 100 podrian sugerir acumulaciones producidas por humanos y aves rapaces diurnas (Accipritiformes, Falconiformes) y por debajo de este numero podrian indicar accion de rapaces nocturnas.