Saturday 25 May
Hawaiian hawk (Buteo solitarius)
- The Hawaiian hawk is the only extant speices of native hawk on Hawaii
- In traditional Hawaiian culture the the Hawaiian hawk is known as the 'io ("eeeh-oh") and is considered an “‘aumakua” or family God, making harming or killing this species taboo
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Hawaiian hawk description
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