These species included the Cooper's hawk (Accipiter cooperii), red-tailed hawk (Buteo jamaicensis
), American kestrel (Falco sparverius), turkey vulture (Catlwrtes aura), great horned owl (Bubo virginianus), barred owl (Strix varia), and eastern screech owl (Megascops asio).
(2012) Red-tailed hawk 20.6 [+ or -] STILES et (Buteo jamaicensis
) 3.4 al.
The main predator known to take squirrels on campus and in the surrounding area is the red-tailed hawk (Buteo jamaicensis
), although other predators known to be in the area include the raccoons (Procyon lotor), coyotes (Canis latrans), red foxes (Vulpes vulpes), and domestic cats (Felis catus).
From March 2014 to February 2015, we introduced 10 Red-tailed Hawks (Buteo jamaicensis
On 28 June 2011 the adult male eagle was attacked by a pair of Red-tailed Hawks (Buteo jamaicensis
) and the next day by five Orange-breasted Falcons.
brasiliensis (Baker, 1962; Wilkins, 1989, Byre, 1990; Hoetker and Gobalet, 1999): Accipiter cooperii (Cooper's hawk); Accipiter striatus (sharp-shinned hawk); Athene cumcularia (burrowing owl); Bubo virginianus (great horned owl); Buteo jamaicensis
(red-tailed hawk); Buteo siuainsoni (Swainson's hawk); Circus cyaneus (northern harrier); F.
Red-tailed hawks (Buteo jamaicensis
) belong to the buteos group (Latin for a type of hawk or falcon), which are large hawks with broad wings designed for soaring.
I sighted 382 total birds; red-tailed (Buteo jamaicensis
) and rough-legged hawks (B.
Saxon, whose Latin name is Buteo jamaicensis
, is a member of the buzzard family and is a bird widely used in falconry.
Buteo lineatus 12 0 Buteo jamaicensis
(borealis) 50 39 Buteo regalis 0 0 Buteo cf.
) and the Puerto Rican boa (Epicrates inornatus) are a