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  • n. Plural form of buteo.


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  • In the wasteland of the gray light, where the black buteos rode on updrafts above the ruins of the forest, a man had heaved his burden over his shoulder.

    The Curse of the Wendigo

  • They say God looks down upon us, like the buteos that soar above the blasted landscape of the gray land.

    The Curse of the Wendigo

  • Peregrine Falcon is possible as is a number of buteos including Red-tailed and Rough-legged Hawk at this time of year.

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  • Powerful though they might be, buteos lack the agility to shake marauding birds like crows, blue jays and mockingbirds.


  • Lerner et al. [14]: "at least one individual of each nominal genus and species, and nearly all sub-species, of sub-buteos."

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  • These beauteous buteos soared high above the ranch, rarely dropping down low but usually on display.

    10,000 Birds


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