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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorButeo jamaicensis (Gmelin, 1788) 
AphiaID: 159109

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFalconiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAccipitridae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorButeo (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorButeo jamaicensis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorButeo Lacepede, 1799
Sources  basis of record Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorroodstaartbuizerd  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorred-tailed hawk  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbuse à queue rousse  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Rotschwanzbussard  [details]
Environment marine, brackish
Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (6 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (137 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (95 nucleotides; 66 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 22" (56 cm); Wingspan: 50" (127 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean; North America [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds from Nova Scotia to Alaska north almost to the limit of trees and south throughout the United States to the West Indes and Central America. Eggs laid are from mid May to late May. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159109
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
2011-04-27 09:01:37Z  changed  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Buteo jamaicensis (Gmelin, 1788). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159109 on 2014-12-28
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