::Black-chested buzzard-eagle


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"Buteo melanoleucus" redirect here. This name is also the name that the black-and-white hawk-eagle (Spizaetus melanoleucus) was first described under; see below for details.

The black-chested buzzard-eagle (Geranoaetus melanoleucus) is a bird of prey of the hawk and eagle family (Accipitridae). It lives in open regions of South America. This species is also known as the black buzzard-eagle, grey buzzard-eagle or analogously with "eagle" or "eagle-buzzard" replacing "buzzard-eagle", or as the Chilean blue eagle. It is sometimes placed in the genus Buteo.<ref name = hbwa/><ref name = rf2003/>

Black-chested buzzard-eagle sections
Intro  Description  Taxonomy and systematics  Ecology  References  

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