Taxon profile


Roadside Hawk
Buteo magnirostris (J. F. Gmelin, 1788)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Accipitriformes »  family Accipitridae - kites, hawks and eagles »  genus Buteo

Scientific synonyms

Rupornis magnirostris (J. F. Gmelin, 1788)

Least Concern



Included taxa

Number of records: 12

subspecies Buteo magnirostris alius (Peters & Griscom, 1929)
subspecies Buteo magnirostris conspectus (Peters, 1913)
subspecies Buteo magnirostris gracilis (Ridgway, 1885)
subspecies Buteo magnirostris griseocauda Ridgway, 1873
subspecies Buteo magnirostris magniplumis (Bertoni, 1901)
subspecies Buteo magnirostris magnirostris (Gmelin, 1788)
subspecies Buteo magnirostris nattereri (Sclater & Salvin, 1869)
subspecies Buteo magnirostris occiduus (Bangs, 1911)
subspecies Buteo magnirostris petulans van Rossem, 1935
subspecies Buteo magnirostris pucherani (Verreaux & Verreaux, 1855)
subspecies Buteo magnirostris saturatus (Sclater & Salvin, 1876)

Buteo magnirostris saturatus

subspecies Buteo magnirostris sinushonduri Bond, 1936

Links and literature

EN AOU Checklist of North and Middle American Birds 2013 [], North American Classification Committee (NACC) [as Buteo magnirostris]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Bird Life 5.1 [3499]

Bird Life [] [as Buteo magnirostris (Gmelin, 1788)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Remsen J. V. Jr., Cadena C. D., Jaramillo A., Nores M., Pacheco J. F., Pérez-Emán J., Robbins M. B., Stiles F. G., Stotz D. F. and Zimmer K. J. (2002-2013): Classification of the bird species of South America 17 March 2013 [], American Ornithologists' Union [as Rupornis magnirostris]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Rupornis magnirostris (Gmelin, JF, 1788)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22695880]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Rupornis magnirostris (Gmelin, 1788)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Buteo magnirostris (Gmelin, 1788)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Rupornis magnirostris]
Data retrieved on: 9 April 2013

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