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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

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.


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