Order
Accipitriformes
Family
Accipitridae
Genus
Buteogallus
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SPECIES

Great Black Hawk Buteogallus urubitinga

John van Dort
Version: 1.0 — Published January 18, 2019

Priorities for Future Research

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There is essentially no information on territory or home range size in Great Black Hawk, on its population density, or on population trends. The molts and plumage sequence may warrant further investigation. The courtship behavior of Great Black Hawk is very poorly known.

Recommended Citation

van Dort, J. (2019). Great Black Hawk (Buteogallus urubitinga), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.grbhaw1.01