WoRMS taxon details

Gypohierax Rueppell, 1835

205130  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205130)

accepted
Genus
Not documented
Description Size: medium. Plumage: short, very broad, rounded wings; short rounded tail about half of wing length. Other details: large...  
Description Size: medium. Plumage: short, very broad, rounded wings; short rounded tail about half of wing length. Other details: large powerful bill with oval nostrils; bare skin around eyes and below bill; tarsus bare; talons short, curved and sharp. [details]
WoRMS (2018). Gypohierax Rueppell, 1835. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205130 on 2018-06-21
Date
action
by
1998-08-21 13:28:34Z
created
Depew, Lorna
1998-09-24 10:09:33Z
changed
2006-09-12 06:54:36Z
changed
Martinez, Olga

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basis of record Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description Size: medium. Plumage: short, very broad, rounded wings; short rounded tail about half of wing length. Other details: large powerful bill with oval nostrils; bare skin around eyes and below bill; tarsus bare; talons short, curved and sharp. [details]