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18 days, 40 raptors, northern argentina summer 2013
2013-01-25 - 7:34 a.m.
photo c. 2013 by elaine radford
Peachfront's note: Photobucket is unresponsive this morning, but I plan to post some amazing photos soon.
40 raptors seen in Northern Argentina in a little over 2 weeks!
Peachfront's note: The list is in alphabetical, rather than taxonomic order. Bold birds are my lifers.
- American Kestrel
- Andean Condor
- Aplomado Falcon --including the highland variety
- Bat Falcon
- Bicolored Hawk -- BVD
- Black Vulture
- Black-and-chestnut Eagle
- Black-and-white Hawk-Eagle
- Black-chested Buzzard-Eagle
- Black-collared Hawk
- Broad-winged Hawk
- Chimango Caracara
- Collared Forest-Falcon
- Crane Hawk
- Crowned Solitary Eagle
- Great Black-Hawk
- Bay-winged Hawk -- to be split from Harris's Hawk
- King Vulture
- Lesser Yellow-headed Vulture
- Long-winged Harrier
- Mountain Caracara
- Orange-breasted Falcon
- Peregrine Falcon
- Plumbeous Kite
- Roadside Hawk
- Rufous-thighed Hawk --BVD
- Rufous-thighed Kite
- Savanna Hawk
- Short-tailed Hawk
- Snail Kite
- Southern Caracara
- Swainson's Hawk
- Swallow-tailed Kite
- Turkey Vulture
- Variable [Puna] Hawk
- [Atlantic and Andean] White-rumped Hawk -- DNA suggests these are 2 species, if so, they will eventually be split and it will be a 41 raptor trip
- White-tailed Hawk
- White-tailed Kite
- Yellow-headed Caracara
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