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Melierax
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Pale Chanting Goshawk (Melierax canorus)
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Accipitriformes
Family Accipitridae
Genus Melierax

Melierax is a genus of birds of prey in the Accipitridae family.

The name Melierax is a combination of the Greek words melos, meaning "song" and hierax, meaning "hawk".

Species

Pale Chanting Goshawk (Thunberg, 1799) (Melierax canorus)
Dark Chanting Goshawk (Heuglin, 1861) (Melirax metabates)
Eastern Chanting Goshawk (Cabanis, 1868) (Melierax poliopterus)
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