Harris Hawk

  • Scientific name: Parabuteo unicinctus
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Class: Aves
  • Order: Accipitriformes
  • Family: Accipitridae
  • Genus: Parabuteo
  • Species: P. unicinctus

Fun Facts 


Harris Hawks hunt cooperatively in pairs, trios or up to five individuals. The hawks surround their prey, flush it for another to catch, or take turns chasing it, making them more successful at capturing prey than individuals.
Harris Hawk