Gray-lined Hawk Buteo nitidus

  • Order: Accipitriformes
  • Family: Accipitridae
  • Polytypic: 3 subspecies
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Sounds and Vocal Behavior


Buteo nitidus emit a crii-ier, also repeated whistles like to wi-weeooo. Juveniles emit a loud and sharp KEE-errrrrr also emits adults as alarm.

Recommended Citation

Gray-lined Hawk (Buteo nitidus), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: