Birds of Colombia

    ACCIPITRIFORMES: Accipitridae (Kites, Hawks, Eagles)  
Genus: Pseudastur (1 species, 3 worldwide)


White Hawk
White Hawk (Pseudastur albicollis costaricensis)
Darien, Panama
  The Central American race has less black in the wings. In Mexico there is almost no black (the bird is all white).
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

White Hawk
White Hawk (Pseudastur albicollis albicollis)
Manaus, Brazil
  The dark-winged Amazon race.
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Widespread. Different races have different amount of black on the wings.


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