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White-tailed hawk

Geranoaetus albicaudatus

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FelixO
FelixO 5 years ago

i posted this one a bit late at night for me and didn't get to id it right away. this morning i'm coming to the conclusion that it's a white-tailed hawk.

Doren B
Doren B 5 years ago

I have indicated this to be a Short-tailed Hawk because many of the features in the photos match this species. However, this would be at the extreme northern reach of its range. You may want to talk with a local bird club about whether this is an accurate identification and whether there is precedent for this species in your area.

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 5 years ago

Gorgeous bird. I hope you find an ID for this beauty. Well spotted, Felix.

FelixO
Spotted by
FelixO

Texas, USA

Spotted on Jul 7, 2017
Submitted on Jul 22, 2018

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