Latin name (Genus) 'Buteo' (Bew-te-oh)
Falconry name 'Broadwing'
In the USA Red Tailed and Ferruginous Buzzards are known as hawks.
The Harris Hawk is not a true Buteo. Its Latin name Parabuteo means 'similar to Buteo' or Buzzard like. For the purposes of this website the Harris has been grouped with other 'Buzzards'
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