Short-tailed Hawk Buteo brachyurus

  • Order: Accipitriformes
  • Family: Accipitridae
  • Polytypic: 2 subspecies
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Conservation Status

It is a species that is not globally threatened (Least Concern category), and although population trends are unknown, is believed to have large populations and widely distributed. Under Mexican law, populations of Buteo brachyurus are not threatened, howe

Effects of human activity on populations

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Recommended Citation

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