Red-shouldered Hawk

Buteo lineatus - Buse à épaulettes

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Accipitriformes

  • Family
    :

    Accipitridés

  • Genus
    :

    Buteo

  • Species
    :

    lineatus

Descriptor

Gmelin, JF, 1788

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 47 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 90 à 114 cm.
  • Weight
    : 500 à 700 g
Longevity

20 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Red-shouldered Hawk (Buteo lineatus) is a species of bird in the Accipitridae family.

Subspecific information 5 Subspecies

  • Buteo lineatus lineatus (e North America)
  • Buteo lineatus alleni (sc Texas to North Carolina and n Florida. USA.)
  • Buteo lineatus extimus (s Florida and the Florida Keys. USA.)
  • Buteo lineatus texanus (s Texas. USA. to se Mexico)
  • Buteo lineatus elegans (s Oregon. USA. to Baja California (Mexico))

Foreign names

  • Buse à épaulettes,
  • Busardo Hombrorrojo,
  • Bútio-ruivo,
  • Rotschulterbussard,
  • vörösvállú ölyv,
  • Roodschouderbuizerd,
  • Poiana spallerosse,
  • Bandvingad vråk,
  • Rødvingevåk,
  • myšiak hrdzavokrídly,
  • káně páskovaná,
  • Rødskuldret Musvåge,
  • ruostehiirihaukka,
  • aligot d'espatlles vermelles,
  • Leirvákur,
  • myszołów rdzawoskrzydły,
  • rudais klijāns,
  • progasta kanja,
  • Красноплечий канюк,
  • カタアカノスリ,
  • 赤肩鵟,
  • 赤肩鵟,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

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