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

White Hawk Leucopternis albicollis

Described by: Latham (1790)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Achiote Road, Panama - Jan 20, 2004 © Glen Tepke  Sinnamary, French Guiana - Jul 27, 2002 © Pascal Dubois  near Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica - Feb 11, 2005 © Kent Nickell  Chan Chich Lodge, Belize - Mar, 2005 © Kent Nickell  ZF2 Road, Amazonas, Brazil - Jul, 2001 © Arthur Grosset 
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S. Mexico through Central America to c. South America;
(1) S. Mexico (Veracruz, n. Oaxaca, Tabasco and Chiapas), Belize (Blue Hole National Park) and Guatemala to Nicaragua.
(2) Honduras to Costa Rica, Panama and nw. Colombia.
(3) Nw. Colombia from the upper Sinu and Lower Magdalena Valley s. to Valle and ex. nw. Venezuela (Perija).
(4) E. Colombia from Boyaca and Casanare and along the Orinoco (ne. Guainia), Venezuela (Carabobo to Sucre, nw. Zulia, Tachira, n. Amazonas and Bolivar), Trinidad, Guyana, Surinam and Guiana through Amazonia to e. Ecuador, e. Peru, n. and e. Bolivia (La Paz, Santa Cruz), c. and e. Brazil s. to c. Mato Grosso and n. Maranhao.


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


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