broad-winged hawk

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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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Both deaths in 2014 were attributed to Broad-winged Hawks (Buteo platypterus) and involved slightly older young (4.5 and 9 d postfledging); both transmitters were recovered in raptor pellets in the vicinity of a hawk nest.
Hematologic values were compiled from 71 red-tailed hawks (Buteo jamaicensis), 54 Eastern screech owls (Megascops asio), 31 Cooper's hawks (Accipiter cooperii), 30 great-horned owls (Bubo virginianus), 28 barred owls (Strix varia), 16 bald eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalus), and 12 broad-winged hawks (Buteo platypterus).
Northern orioles (Icterus galbula), broad-winged hawks (Buteo platypterus), and the Wilson's (Wilsonia pusilla), black-throated blue (Dendroica caerulescens), and Tennessee warblers (Vermivora peregrina) often reach their highest local abundances in shade coffee habitats.
Kurodaia macrocybe (Carriker 1903) en el aguilucho de ala ancha (Buteo platypterus (Vieillot, 1823)) de Colombia (Price & Beer 1963a).
Para algunas especies como Cathartes aura, Ictinia mississippiensis, Buteo platypterus y Buteo swainsoni, la alta proporcion de la poblacion total registrada en esta localidad indica que un programa de seguimiento puede proporcionar informacion sobre su estatus a gran escala (Ruelas et al.
Four species [wood duck (Aix sponsa), great horned owl (Bubo virginianus), belted kingfisher (Megaceryle alcyon), American crow] were found only in main stem buffers; three species [broad-winged hawk (Buteo platypterus), sharp-shinned hawk (Accipiter striatus), common nighthawk (Chordeiles minor)] were found only in tributary reference sites.
Buteo platypterus, Leucophaeus pipixcan), de ambientes montanos (e.g.
argentatus), Black-crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax), Sandhill Crane (Grus canadensis), Guanay Cormorant (Phalacrocorax bougainvillea), Blyth's Tragopan (Tragopan blythi), Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus), American Kestrel (Falco sparverius), Broad-winged Hawk (Buteo platypterus), Cooper's Hawk (Accipiter cooperii), Merlin (Falco columbarius), and American Robin (Turdus migratorius).