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The staring game Epic closeup of a Northern Goshawk, captured by @Henrik Just Accipiter gentilis,Birds,Eyes,Hawk,Northern Goshawk Click/tap to enlarge Species intro

The staring game

Epic closeup of a Northern Goshawk, captured by @Henrik Just

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The Northern Goshawk , ''Accipiter gentilis'', is a medium-large bird of prey in the family Accipitridae, which also includes other diurnal raptors, such as eagles, buzzards and harriers.

It is a widespread species that inhabits the temperate parts of the northern hemisphere. In Europe and North America, where there is only one goshawk, it is often referred to as simply the "Goshawk". It is mainly resident, but birds from colder regions migrate south for the winter. In North America,.. more

Similar species: Falcons
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Uploaded Mar 31, 2011. Captured Mar 31, 2011 16:08.