genus Aquila

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Related to genus Aquila: buteonine
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Noun1.genus Aquila - a genus of Accipitridaegenus Aquila - a genus of Accipitridae    
bird genus - a genus of birds
Accipitridae, family Accipitridae - hawks; Old World vultures; kites; harriers; eagles
Aquila chrysaetos, golden eagle - large eagle of mountainous regions of the northern hemisphere having a golden-brown head and neck
Aquila rapax, tawny eagle - brownish eagle of Africa and parts of Asia
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The 3 previous cases reported involved specimens belonging to the genus Buteo, whereas the present case involves a tawny eagle (genus Aquila).