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Kriders Red-tailed Hawk
Krider’s Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis kriderii) top view. Both Krider’s posted today are of the same bird.
Habitat
Open agricultural fields with distant riparian woodlands at 74 m (243 ft) elevation.
Location
Sandy Point Road near Sims Lane Cut-off, nw of Bryan, Brazos County, Texas, USA.
Date taken
February 2024
Scientific name
Buteo jamaicensis
Equipment used
Canon
Well spotted. Amazing aerial of this distant raptor with the light morph. Like our buzzards do they show, due to eBird, "incredible variations in plumage".
 

Media information

Category
North America
Added by
Stanley Jones
Date added
View count
255
Comment count
5

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS R5
Aperture
ƒ/7.1
Focal length
500.0 mm
Exposure time
1/2000 second(s)
ISO
400
Filename
Kriders Red-tailed Hawk, Sandy Point Road near Sims Lane Cut-Off, nw of Bryan, Brazos County-S...jpg
File size
1.3 MB
Date taken
Sun, 18 February 2024 12:33 PM
Dimensions
1024px x 613px

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