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

Puna Hawk Buteo poecilochrous

Described by: Gurney (1879)
Alternate common name(s): Gurney's Hawk, Gurney's Buzzard, Variable Hawk
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


near Papallacta, Ecuador - Jan 8, 2006 © William Hull  Peru - Aug, 2002 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Junin, Peru - Aug, 2008 © Jean-Michel Fenerole  Junin, Peru - Aug, 2008 © Jean-Michel Fenerole  near Ticlio Bog, Peru - Oct, 2006 © Leif Gabrielsen 
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Cw. South America;
Andes of s. Colombia (c. Andes of Valle and Cauca where it may be only migrant from the s.) s. through Ecuador (Mt. Artisana), Peru, c. and sw. Bolivia (La Paz, Cochabamba, Oruro, Potosi) to n. Chile (Tarapaca) and nw. Argentina (w. Salta and Jujuy).


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


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