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Buteo nitidus  (Latham, 1790)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 175378

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Asturina nitida (Latham, 1790)
  Common Name(s): Aguililla gris [Spanish]
    Buse cendrée [French]
    Grey Hawk [English]
    Gray Hawk [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderAccipitriformes  – éperviers, Hawks  
                            FamilyAccipitridae Vigors, 1824 – Eagles, Hawks, Kites, aigles, buses, éperviers  
                               GenusButeo Lacepede, 1799 – Buteonine Hawks  
                                  SpeciesButeo nitidus (Latham, 1790) – Aguililla gris, Buse cendrée, Grey Hawk, Gray Hawk  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Buteo nitidus blakei Hellmayr & Conover, 1949  
                                     Subspecies Buteo nitidus nitidus (Latham, 1790)  
                                     Subspecies Buteo nitidus pallidus (Todd, 1915)  
                                     Subspecies Buteo nitidus plagiatus (Schlegel, 1862)  

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  Source: AOU Check-List (08-2011), website (version Aug-2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: American Ornithologists' Union's "Check-list of North American Birds - List of the 2,078 Bird Species Known From the A.O.U. Check-list Area" (AOU Check-list, 7th edition, updated with Supplements 42-52), maintained at   
  Reference for: Buteo nitidus, Gray Hawk [English], Buse cendrée [French]   
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Aguililla gris[Spanish]   
  Source: IOC World Bird List, Master List v2.9, website (version 2.9)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Master list and sub-lists are maintained at, and 'virtually replace' Gill & Wright 2006 (Birds of the World, Recommended English Names)   
  Reference for: Buteo nitidus, Grey Hawk [English]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Buteo nitidus   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.02.25, website (version 25-Feb-11)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Buteo nitidus   
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