Pandionidae


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Pandionidae

[pan·dē′än·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A monospecific family of birds in the order Falconiformes; includes the osprey (Pandion haliaetus), characterized by a reversible hindtoe, well-developed claws, and spicules on the scales of the feet.
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Respecto a las aves rapaces ver el apartado: Aves Rapaces (Cathartidae, Pandionidae, Accipitridae y Falconidae).
Numeros de Grupo ecologico especies en: Familias CHI JIR CAP Aves acuaticas 21 13 27 Phalacrocoracidae, Anhingidae, Ardeidae, Threskiomithidae, Anatidae, Pandionidae, Heliomithidae, Eurypygidae, Rallidae, Jacanidae, Charadriidae, Scolopacidae, Laridae, Alcedinidae Aves de caza 15 4 13 Tinamidae, Cracidae, Odonto horidae, Psophiidae Rapaces diurnas 16 11 15 Accipitridae, Falconidae Aves "aereas" 13 13 13 Cathartidae, Apodidae, Hirundinidae Aves nocturnas 8 8 9 Strigidae, Steatornithidae, Nyctibiidae, Caprimulgidae Aves nectarivoras 17 13 11 Trochilidae, Fam.
torquata L Ct P 2 R Jacanidae Jacana spinosa L Js VF 14 R Pandionidae Pandion haliaetus L Ph GA 21 Requerimientos del habitat: AS= Aguas someras; AT= Aguas abiertas para bucear y rocas o troncos riberenos para perchar; AA= Aguas abiertas para nadar; P= Perchas riberenas; VF= Vegetacion flotante; GA= Grandes arboles cerca del agua.