Order
Accipitriformes
Family
Accipitridae
Genus
Buteo
 
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Short-tailed Hawk Buteo brachyurus

Karl E. Miller and Kenneth D. Meyer
Version: 2.0 — Published January 1, 2002

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Figure 1. Distribution of the Short-tailed Hawk in North and Central America. - Range Map
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  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Figure 1. Distribution of the Short-tailed Hawk in North and Central America.

The species is distributed locally in relatively small areas within the broader regions shown here (see text for details). It also breeds in South America. See text for details.

Recommended Citation

Miller, K. E. and K. D. Meyer (2002). Short-tailed Hawk (Buteo brachyurus), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole and F. B. Gill, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.674