Taxon profile


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

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

Scientific synonyms

Buteo magnirostris (J. F. Gmelin, 1788)

Least Concern LC



Included taxa

Number of records: 12

subspecies Rupornis magnirostris alius J. L. Peters & Griscom, 1929
subspecies Rupornis magnirostris conspectus J. L. Peters, 1913
subspecies Rupornis magnirostris gracilis Ridgway, 1885
subspecies Rupornis magnirostris griseocauda (Ridgway, 1874)
subspecies Rupornis magnirostris magniplumis (W. Bertoni, 1901)
subspecies Rupornis magnirostris magnirostris (Gmelin, 1788)

Rupornis magnirostris magnirostris

subspecies Rupornis magnirostris nattereri (P. L. Sclater & Salvin, 1869)
subspecies Rupornis magnirostris occiduus Bangs, 1911
subspecies Rupornis magnirostris petulans (van Rossem, 1935)
subspecies Rupornis magnirostris pucherani (J. Verreaux & E. Verreaux, 1855)
subspecies Rupornis magnirostris saturatus (P. L. Sclater & Salvin, 1876)

Rupornis magnirostris saturatus

subspecies Rupornis 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 3 [22695880]

Bird Life [] [as Rupornis magnirostris (Gmelin, 1788)]
Data retrieved on: 3 December 2018
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
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Rupornis magnirostris (Gmelin, JF, 1788)]
Data retrieved on: 4 December 2021
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 del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Rupornis magnirostris J. F. Gmelin, 1788]
Data retrieved on: 3 December 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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