Ferruginous Hawk (Buteo regalis) - HBW 2, p. 188
French: Buse rouilleuse
Spanish: Busardo Herrumbroso
Other common names: Ferruginous Roughleg
Taxonomy: Archibuteo regalis G. R. Gray, 1844, Real del Monte, Hidalgo, Mexico.
Formerly placed, together with B. lagopus, in now obsolete genera Triorchis or Archibuteo. Monotypic.
Distribution: S Canada from S Alberta to SW Manitoba, S through WC USA to N Texas; winters S to N Mexico.
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I'm not sure if this is attempted siblicide or the nestling is instinctually going for the rodent that is in front of its siblin Locality Brooks, Alberta, Canada
Conan Guard 25 May 2010 3 years ago 29 sec 4.9
A female returning to her nest with nest material Locality Oklahoma, USA (United States) (Monotypic species)
Matt Giovanni 5 May 2004 7 years ago 32 sec 4.8
A male delivering the upper half of a plains pocket gopher and then the female returning to the nest to feed the nestlings Locality New Mexico, USA (United States) (Monotypic species)
Matt Giovanni 5 June 2004 8 years ago 1 min 5 sec 4.5
A female and three chicks in the nest Locality Oklahoma, USA (United States) (Monotypic species)
Matt Giovanni 5 May 2004 7 years ago 19 sec 4.5
A lateral view of an adult bird on a branch and flying away Locality Ventura County, California, USA (United States) (Monotypic species)
Don DesJardin 31 December 2002 6 years ago 14 sec 4.4
A dorsal view of an adult perched on a power pole looking around then flying away. Locality Carrizo Plain National Monument, San Luis Obispo County, California, USA (United States) (Monotypic species)
Don DesJardin 21 December 2013 10 weeks ago 34 sec 4.3
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7th Louisiana state record, LA Hwy. 82, west of Holly Beach.
Locality Cameron Parish, Louisiana, USA (United States)
James W. Beck 27 October 2010 6 weeks ago 4.4
Female - perched in a tree next to her nest!
Locality Pambrun, Saskatchewan, Canada (Monotypic species)
Blair Wainman 21 July 2011 2 years ago 4.2
Uncommon winter visitor.
Locality El Chamizal, Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua State, Mexico (Northern) (Monotypic species)
Israel Moreno Contreras 13 February 2013 17 weeks ago 4
Ferruginous Hawk, Close-up Details of Head, Tucson Arizona
Locality Arizona, USA (United States)
Ron Flemal 9 February 2009 4 years ago 4
3 nestlings, an infertile egg, and a cryptic but very dead rodent in the foreground.
Locality Brooks, Alberta, Canada
Conan Guard 25 May 2010 3 years ago 3.8
Ferruginous Hawk Sitting on a Pole by a Napa Backroad.
Locality Napa Valley, Napa County, California, USA (United States)
Ethan Winning 3 March 2013 42 weeks ago 3.8
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