Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: Short-tailed Hawk
Short-tailed Hawk Buteo brachyurus
Described by: Vieillot (1816)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeNe. Mexico s. to sc. South America; Ex. se. United States;
(1) Ex. se. United States (s. Florida) and Mexico (Sinaloa and Tamaulipas including Cozumel Is. off Quintana Roo) to Panama.
(2) South America (below ca. 2100m) Colombia (w. of the Andes, Cauca Valley, Meta) s. to w. Ecuador and e. to Venezuela (w. Zulia, Lara, Trujillo, Merida, Carabobo, nw. Amazonas, c. Bolivar, Chacachacare Is. and Patos Is.), Trinidad, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana and Brazil (Bahia (Chapada Diamantina, Lencois, Boa Nova, Caete-Acu, and Ibiquara) then s. through w. and e. Ecuador, e. Peru (Huanuco, Junin, Cuzco), e. Bolivia (Pando, La Paz, Cochabamba), Paraguay, n. Argentina (Jujuy, Tucuman, Misiones) and Chile(?).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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