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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGypohierax Rueppell, 1835 
AphiaID: 205130

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFalconiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAccipitridae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGypohierax (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAccipitridae
Sources  basis of record Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGypohierax angolensis (Gmelin, 1788)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription 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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205130
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Date   action   by
1998-08-21 13:28:34Z  created  Depew, Lorna
1998-09-24 10:09:33Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-12 06:54:36Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Gypohierax Rueppell, 1835. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205130 on 2014-11-27
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