Order: Accipitriformes | Family: Accipitridae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Eastern Ecuador and Colombia
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Amazonas, Peru
Age: Juvenile | Sex: Unknown | Loc. No Data
Age: Adults | Sex: Unknown | Loc. E Ecuador and NE Peru
Status: The White-rumped Hawk is uncommon to rare along the east slope of the Andes at elevations ranging between 1650-3300 m. It also occurs on the west slope of the Andes south to Cajamarca. It also occurs in Co, Ec, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Aguilucho de Lomo Blanco.
Sub-species: White-rumped Hawk (Parabuteo leucorrhous), Quoy and Gaimard 1824.
Meaning of Name: Parabuteo: Gr. Para=alike, close to and Buteo: referring to the genus Buteo, vulture. leucorrhous: Gr. leukos= white and orrhos= rump.
- Species range based on: Schulenberg, T. S., D. F. Stotz, and L. Rico. 2006. Distribution maps of the birds of Peru, version 1.0. Environment, Culture & Conservation (ECCo). The Field Museum. http://fm2.fieldmuseum.org/uw_test/birdsofperu on 08/01/2015.