Birds of Colombia

    ACCIPITRIFORMES: Accipitridae (Kites, Hawks and Eagles)  
Genus: Geranospiza (1 species, 1 worldwide)

Crane Hawk
Crane Hawk (Geranospiza caerulescens nigra)
Bajamar, Puntarenas, Costa Rica  
Photograph by Jorge Obando Gutierrez   © Copyrighted, All Rights Reserved.

Note long legs. Crane Hawks are black in west Peru, and grey in Amazonia.

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