JungleDragon is a nature and wildlife community for photographers, travellers and anyone who loves nature. We're genuine, free, ad-free and beautiful.

Join

The Harris's hawk formerly known as the bay-winged hawk or dusky hawk, is a medium-large bird of prey that breeds from the southwestern United States south to Chile, central Argentina, and Brazil. Birds are sometimes reported at large in Western Europe, especially Britain, but it is a popular species in falconry and these records almost certainly all refer to escapes from captivity.

The name is derived from the Greek ''para'', meaning beside, near or like, and the Latin ''buteo'', referring.. more

Similar species: Diurnal Birds Of Prey
Species identified by nomad2326
View nomad2326's profile

By nomad2326

All rights reserved
Uploaded Jul 4, 2016. Captured Nov 14, 2015 12:23 in Unnamed Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33332, USA.
  • NIKON D3200
  • f/5.6
  • 1/80s
  • ISO400
  • 300mm