Harpyhaliaetus

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Harpyhaliaetus
Harpyhaliaetus coronatus.jpg
Harpyhaliaetus coronatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Accipitriformes
Family: Accipitridae
Genus: Harpyhaliaetus
Lafresnaye, 1842
Synonyms

Buteogallus

Harpyhaliaetus is a former genus of eagles. Recent studies have shown that the Solitary Eagle is closely related to the black-hawks, in particular the Savanna Hawk (Buteogallus meridionalis) which is smaller and browner but otherwise very similar to "Harpyhaliaetus". Therefore, this genus is now merged into that of the black-hawks.

It contains the following species: