Roadside Hawk

Rupornis magnirostris - Buse à gros bec

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Accipitriformes

  • Family
    :

    Accipitridés

  • Genus
    :

    Rupornis

  • Species
    :

    magnirostris

Descriptor

Gmelin, JF, 1788

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 41 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 68 à 79 cm.
  • Weight
    : 250 à 300 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Roadside Hawk (Rupornis magnirostris) is a species of bird in the Accipitridae family.

Subspecific information 12 Subspecies

  • Rupornis magnirostris griseocauda (Mexico to w Panama)
  • Rupornis magnirostris conspectus (se Mexico, n Belize)
  • Rupornis magnirostris gracilis (Cozumel and Holbox Is.. Mexico.)
  • Rupornis magnirostris sinushonduri (Bonacca and Ruatan Is.. Honduras.)
  • Rupornis magnirostris petulans (sw Costa Rica, sw Panama)
  • Rupornis magnirostris alius (Pearl Is.. Panama.)
  • Rupornis magnirostris magnirostris (South America north of the Amazon)
  • Rupornis magnirostris occiduus (w Brazil, e Peru and n Bolivia)
  • Rupornis magnirostris saturatus (Bolivia and sw Brazil to w Argentina)
  • Rupornis magnirostris nattereri (ne Brazil)
  • Rupornis magnirostris magniplumis (s Brazil, ne Argentina)
  • Rupornis magnirostris pucherani (Uruguay, e Argentina)

Foreign names

  • Buse à gros bec,
  • Busardo Caminero,
  • Gavião-carijó,
  • Wegebussard,
  • rovarászölyv,
  • Wegbuizerd,
  • Poiana delle strade,
  • Vägvråk,
  • Veivåk,
  • myšiak zobatý,
  • káně krahujová,
  • Tyknæbbet Våge,
  • soreahiirihaukka,
  • aligot becgròs,
  • myszołów krzykliwy,
  • Дорожный канюк,
  • オオハシノスリ,
  • 阔嘴鵟,
  • 大嘴鵟,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations, Urban Areas, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

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