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Buteo platypterus rivierei
large raptor, known locally as Chicken hawk, because it steals and eats chickens.
I spotted this along a section of the Waitukubuli National Trail.
I am glad for confirmation, since it was just a quicky ID from my part ;-)...
Thanks bayucca and Slate for the ID.
Buteo platypterus rivierei, Broad-winged Hawk? Sorry no link, no tab left, I am still looking for your red bug...http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Broad-winge...
Lat: 15.50, Long: -61.33
Spotted on Mar 5, 2013 Submitted on Oct 13, 2013