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Melierax Gray, 1840

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Accipitriformes »  family Accipitridae - kites, hawks and eagles

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

species Melierax canorus (Thunberg, 1799) - Pale Chanting Goshawk

Melierax canorus

species Melierax metabates Heuglin, 1861 - Dark Chanting Goshawk

Melierax metabates

species Melierax poliopterus Cabanis, 1869 - Eastern Chanting Goshawk

Melierax poliopterus

Links and literature

EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Melierax Gray, GR, 1840]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021

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