Guide of Birds

Halcón mexicano

  • Familia: Falconidae
    Genero: Falco
    Nombre Cientifico: mexicanus

    Local names: Mexican hawk, Halcon

    The Mexican Hawk is a medium-sized hawk, from western North America, with an average length of 40 cm, a wingspan of 1 meter, and a weight of 720 g.

    Its habitat is open places, especially arid, including the alpine tundra of short grass meadows and high deserts. This species nests on cliff ledges.

    Paises en donde vive la/el Halcón mexicano

    CANADA - ESTADOS UNIDOS - MEXICO -