[ fˈamɪli pˈandɪˌɒnɪdˌiː], [ fˈamɪli pˈandɪˌɒnɪdˌiː], [ f_ˈa_m_ɪ_l_i p_ˈa_n_d_ɪ__ˌɒ_n_ɪ_d_ˌiː]
Related words: Paneridae, Pan, Pantheridae, panther, family member
How to use "Family pandionidae" in context?
Pandionidae is a family of Old World vultures. These birds are both aerial and terrestrial predators. There are 21 extant species in this family. The family is found in Africa, Europe, Asia, and North and South America.
The typical pandionid is a large and robust bird with a wingspan of 2.3 to 2.7 meters. They are colourful and usually have a white patch on the head. They have a piercing yellow or orange bill, and their legs are black.
Pandionidae feeds mostly on small animals, such as rodents, birds, and reptiles.
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