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Red-backed Hawk or Variable Hawk

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Buteo polyosoma Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
45-62 cm ( Wingspan 113-151 cm ) Length
Open woodland, montane grassland, rocky areas. Range follow link Habitat
1-3 Eggs, incubation 26-36 days, fledging 40-74 days. Clutch
Birds, small mammals, amphibians, fish & reptiles. Food  
3491 - TSN: 175390 - Sub-species World Number

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Variable Hawk Ssp: polyosoma  Bernabe Lopez-Lanus Finca La Carbonera (canon del rio Toche), Tolima, Colombia Song XC53428

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AKA:- Bulgarian: Червеногръб мишелов
Czech: Káne rudohrbetá, káně rudohřbetá
Danish: Pragtvĺge
German: Punabussard, Rotrückenbussard
English: Red backed Hawk, Red-backed Buzzard, Red-backed Hawk, Variable Hawk, Variable Hawk (Red-backed), Variable Hawk (Variable)
Spanish: Águila Lomo Rojo, Aguilucho, Aguilucho común, Aguilucho Lomo Rojo, Busardo Dorsirrojo, Gavilán Variable, Gavilán Variado
Spanish (Argentine): Aguilucho común
Spanish (Bolivia): Aguilucho común
Spanish (Chile): Aguilucho
Spanish (Colombia): Gavilán Variable
Spanish (Paraguay): Aguilucho
Spanish (Uruguay): Águila Lomo Rojo, Aguilucho Lomo Rojo
Estonian: mägiviu
Finnish: Punaselkähaukka
French: Buse ŕ dos noir, Buse tricolore
Guarani: Taguato
Italian: Poiana dorsorosso
Japanese: seakanosuri
Japanese: セアカノスリ
Latin: Buteo polyosoma, Buteo polyosoma (Red-backed), Buteo polyosoma polyosoma, Geranoaetus polyosoma
Dutch: Roodrugbuizerd
Norwegian: Andesvĺk
Polish: myszolów rdzawogrzbiety, myszołów rdzawogrzbiety
Portuguese: Gaviăo-de-costas-vermelhas
Portuguese (Brazil): Gaviăo-de-costas-vermelhas
Russian: Красноспинный канюк, Красноспиный Канюк
Slovak: myšiak menlivý
Swedish: Rödryggad vrĺk
Chinese: 红背鵟

Range:- Argentina:-  Argentine Region:- Argentine Northwest, Buenos Aires, Cuyo, Gran Chaco Mesopotamia, Patagonia, ] Bolivia, ( { Brazil:- [Center-West Brazil:- Mato Grosso, South Brazil:- Rio Grande do Sul, ] [ Southeast Brazil:- Rio de Janeiro, ] ( [ Chile:- { Juan Fernandez Isl:- Alejandro Selkirk Isl, Robinson Crusoe Isl, ] ) Colombia, Ecuador, Falkland Islands, Peru, Uruguay.


Buteo [polyosoma or poecilochrous]
Buteo polyosoma
Buteo poecilochrous
Buteo polyosoma exsul
Buteo poecilochrous
Buteo polyosoma polyosoma

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