Birds of Colombia

    ACCIPITRIFORMES: Accipitridae (Kites, Hawks and Eagles)  
Genus: Circus (3 species, 16 worldwide)

Long-winged Harrier
Long-winged Harrier (Circus buffoni)
Photograph by Dario Niz   This image has been placed in the public domain.

Cinereous Harrier
Cinereous Harrier (Circus cinereus)
  Cinereous (greyish) with a typical disc-shapped harrier face used for enhanced hearing.
Photograph by Dominic Sherony     Copyright and usage info

Northern Harrier
Northern Harrier (Circus hudsonius) Male
Green Cay Nature Center, Delray Beach, Florida, USA  

Northern Harrier
Northern Harrier (Circus hudsonius) Female
Dry Tortugas National Park, Florida, USA  

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