Pernis apivorus


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Noun1.Pernis apivorus - Old World hawk that feeds on bee larvae and small rodents and reptilesPernis apivorus - Old World hawk that feeds on bee larvae and small rodents and reptiles
hawk - diurnal bird of prey typically having short rounded wings and a long tail
genus Pernis, Pernis - a common European bird of prey; dull brown with white-streaked underparts
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Results of change in blood pH values ranged from 0.11 for the white-tailed eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) to 0.90 for the honey buzzard (Pernis apivorus).