Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: White-rumped Hawk
White-rumped Hawk Buteo leucorrhous
Described by: Quoy; Gaimard (1824)
Alternate common name(s): Rufous-thighed Hawk
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeNw. to c. South America; Se. tropical South America;
W. and n. Venezuela (w. Zulia, Merida, Trujillo, Distrito Federal), Colombia (Santa Marta Mountains, Sierra de Perija, w. Andes in Cauca, c. Andes n. to Caldas and e. Andes), w. and e. Ecuador nw. and e. Peru (e. slope and w. slope s. to Lambayeque) to nc. Bolivia (La Paz, Cochabamba). S. Brazil n. to se. Bahia (Planaltino) and Minas Gerais, Paraguay and n. Argentina (Salta, Tucuman, e. Chaco, Misiones).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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