World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Plumbeous hawk

Article Id: WHEBN0012418766
Reproduction Date:

Title: Plumbeous hawk  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Accipitridae, Buteoninae, Bilsa Birds, Cape Verde buzzard, Butastur
Collection: Accipitridae, Animals Described in 1872, Birds of South America, Monotypic Bird Genera
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Plumbeous hawk

Plumbeous hawk
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Accipitriformes
Family: Accipitridae
Genus: Cryptoleucopteryx
Amaral et al., 2009
Species: C. plumbea
Binomial name
Cryptoleucopteryx plumbea
Salvin, 1872
Synonyms

Leucopternis plumbeus

The plumbeous hawk (Cryptoleucopteryx plumbea) is a species of bird of prey in the Accipitridae family. It is found in Colombia, Ecuador, Panama, and Peru. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

References

  1. ^  
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.