Order: Falconiformes | Family: Falconidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Amazonian, Brazil
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Amazonian, Brazil | Amazonian Ecuador
Age: Juveniles | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Amazonian, Brazil | Panama
Age: Adult | Sex: Unknown | Loc. Amazonian, Ecuador
Status: The Collared Forest-Falcon is generally rare in Amazonia where it is known to range up to 800 along the eastern foothill of the Andes. It is also rare in the deciduous forest of Northwest Peru, where it is known to range below 700 m along the foothill of the northwestern Andes. It also occurs in Co, Ec, Br, and Bo.
Name in Spanish: Halcón-Montés Acollarado.
Sub-species: Collared Forest-Falcon (Micrastur semitorquatus naso), Lesson 1842. W Colombia and Ecuador, and NW Peru.
(M. s. semitorquatus), Vieillot 1817. E Colombia S through E Peru, N & E Bolivia and Brazil.
Meaning of Name: Micrastur: Gr. mikros= small and astur= hawk, goshawk. semitorquatus: L. semi= small, half and torquatus, torquata= necklaced, collared.
- 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.