Swainson's Hawk

Buteo swainsoni - Buse de Swainson

Buse de Swainson
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Accipitriformes

  • Family
    :

    Accipitridés

  • Genus
    :

    Buteo

  • Species
    :

    swainsoni

Descriptor

Bonaparte, 1838

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 56 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 117 à 137 cm.
  • Weight
    : 820 à 1700 g
Longevity

16 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Buse de Swainson
adult
Buse de Swainson
adult

Swainson's Hawk (Buteo swainsoni) is a species of bird in the Accipitridae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Buse de Swainson,
  • Busardo chapulinero,
  • gavião-papa-gafanhoto / bútio-das-pradarias,
  • Präriebussard,
  • prériölyv,
  • Prairiebuizerd,
  • Poiana di Swainson,
  • prärievråk,
  • Prærievåk,
  • myšiak prériový,
  • káně bělohrdlá,
  • Prærievåge,
  • preeriahiirihaukka,
  • aligot de Swainson,
  • Stúfuvákur,
  • myszołów preriowy,
  • prēriju klijāns,
  • prerijska kanja,
  • Свенсонов канюк,
  • アレチノスリ,
  • 斯氏鵟,
  • 史文森氏鵟,

Voice song and cries

Buse de Swainson
adult plum. breeding

Habitat

Buse de Swainson
adult

Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Grassland : Tundra, Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

QRcode Buse de Swainson
published: - Updated: 25-11-2009
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