broad-winged hawk

(redirected from Buteo platypterus)

broad-winged hawk

 (brôd′wĭngd′)
n.
A crow-sized forest hawk (Buteo platypterous) that breeds in eastern and central North America.
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Cartwheeling behaviour in the Broadwinged Hawk, Buteo platypterus.
Treatment (years after fires) Species Scientific name Control Ruffed Grouse Bonasa umbellus Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo Black Vulture Coragyps atratus Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus Red-tailed Hawk B.