Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: Ornate Hawk-Eagle

Ornate Hawk-Eagle Spizaetus ornatus

Described by: Daudin (1800)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Belize - Mar, 2005 © Kent Nickell  El Cielo Biosphere Reserve, Tamaulipas, Mexico - Feb, 2005 © Jesus Fernando Cerra Luna  Mexico - Mar 24, 2007 © Jesus Fernando Cerra Luna  Trinidad and Tobago - Jan, 1999 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Cana Field Station, Darien, Panama - Jan 25, 2004 © R S Scanlon 
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C. Central America through tropical South America;
(1) Mexico (Colima, Hidalgo, Tamaulipas) s. to Panama (Coiba Is.), w. Colombia and w. Ecuador.
(2) E. Colombia (Meta, Rio Guapaya and Caqueta), n. and s. Venezuela (Tachira, Carabobo, Aragua, Guarico, Sucre, n. and c. Amazonas and c. Bolivar), Trinidad, Tobago, Guyana, Surinam and Guiana s. through e. Ecuador, ne. Peru (Yarinacocha, Loreta), n. and e. Bolivia (Pando, Beni, Santa Cruz), Amazonian Brazil s. in Bahia (Camamu) to Mato Grosso and Rio Grande do Sul and Paraguay to n. Argentina (Jujuy, Salta, Tucuman and Misiones).


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


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