Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: Bicolored Hawk

Bicolored Hawk Accipiter bicolor

Described by: Vieillot (1817)
Alternate common name(s): Bicoloured Hawk, Bicolored Sparrowhawk, Spotted Hawk, Bicoloured Sparrow Hawk
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Orosi Valley, Cartago Province, Costa Rica - Aug 2, 2009 © Elidier Vargas 
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Central America to w. and se. South America;
(1) Sw. Mexico n. of Yucatan in Oaxaca, Veracruz and s. Tamaulipas.
(2) S. Mexico from Yucatan Peninsula s. through Guatemala (Peten) to Panama, Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana, n. Brazil, w. and e. Ecuador, e. and nw. Peru (Lambayeque) and s. and e. Bolivia.
(3) S. Brazil s. of Amazon in s. Maranhao, Ceara, Bahia (Chapada Diamantina, Lencois and Monte Pascoal) Mato Grosso and Rio Grande do Sul s. to ne. Argentina (Misiones).
(4) W. Brazil (w. Mato Grosso), s. Bolivia, Paraguay (Chaco) and n. Argentina.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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