SPECIES

Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis Scientific name definitions

C. R. Preston and R. D. Beane
Version: 1.0 — Published March 4, 2020
Text last updated May 20, 2009

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Adult
© Timothy Barksdale, Missouri, United States, Jan 1999
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Adult
© Larry Arbanas, California, United States, May 2005
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Adult
© Benjamin Clock, New York, United States, 13 Mar 2011
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Adult
© Timothy Barksdale, Texas, United States, Feb 1997
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Adult (borealis)
© Eric Liner, New York, United States, 2008
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Adult
© Larry Arbanas, California, United States, May 2005
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Adult (calurus/alascensis)
© Timothy Barksdale, , United States, 29 Sep 1997
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Juvenile (Krider's)
© Timothy Barksdale, , United States, Oct 1997
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Adult
© Larry Arbanas, California, United States, 12 May 2005
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Juvenile (borealis)
© DAVID BROWN, New York, United States, Jun 2004
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Juvenile
© Timothy Barksdale, Missouri, United States, Jan 1999
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Adult/juvenile (Harlan's)
© Timothy Barksdale, , United States, Dec 1997
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Adult on migration.
© Jerry Liguori, Nevada, United States, 19 Oct 2014
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© Jerry Liguori, Utah, United States, 20 Feb 2012
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Adult kiting and hovering in search of prey.
© Jerry Liguori, Utah, United States, 10 Oct 2012
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Adult dark morph hunting by hovering and stooping.
© Jerry Liguori, Utah, United States, 27 Feb 2012
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Juvenile alternating between hovering and kiting.
© Jerry Liguori, Utah, United States, 28 Sep 2015
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Adult light morph kiting.
© Jerry Liguori, Utah, United States, 11 Mar 2012
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Adult kiting in search of prey
© Jerry Liguori, California, United States, 09 Nov 2012

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Recommended Citation

Preston, C. R. and R. D. Beane (2020). Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis), version 1.0. In Birds of the World (A. F. Poole, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.rethaw.01