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wpe39F.jpg (11094 bytes) Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Buteogallus subtilis Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
43–53 cm Length
Tropical mangrove, swamps, Range follow link Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico:- Chiapas, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru. Habitat
Crabs, occasionally small vertebrates and eggs. Food  
3471 - TSN: 558957 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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Range Czech: Káne mangrovová, káně mangrovová
Danish: Mangrovesortvĺge
German: Mangrovebussard, Mangrovenbussard, Mongrovebussard
English: Common Black-Hawk (Mangrove), Mangrove Black Hawk, Mangrove Black-Hawk, Mongrove black hawk, Pacific Black Hawk, Pacific Black-Hawk, Pacific Crab-Hawk
Spanish: Busardo-negro del Pacífico, Gavilán Cangrejero de Manglares, Gavilán de manglar
Spanish (Costa Rica): Gavilán de Manglar
Spanish (Honduras): Gavilán de manglar
Estonian: mangrooviviu
Finnish: Mangrovehaukka
French: Buse des mangroves
Italian: Poiana nera delle mangrovie, Poiana nera delle mongrovie
Japanese: manguroabunosuri, manguro-bunosuri
Japanese: マングロアブノスリ, マングローブノスリ
Latin: Buteogallus anthracinus [subtilis Group], Buteogallus subtilis
Dutch: Pacifische Zwarte Buizerd
Norwegian: Mangrovevĺk
Polish: czarnostrzab namorzynowy, czarnostrząb namorzynowy
Portuguese: Gavilán negro común
Russian: Тихий канюк
Slovak: myšiak mangrovový
Chinese: 红树黑鸡鵟

Sub-species Ofen considered a sub-species of Common Black-Hawk

Buteogallus subtilis
Buteogallus subtilis bangsi
Buteogallus subtilis rhizophorae
Buteogallus subtilis subtilis


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