Galapagos Hawk Buteo galapagoensis

Family: Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles)

Authority: (Gould, 1837)

Red List Category

Criteria: D1

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Justification of Red List category
This species has a stable population, which is currently not facing any major threats. As the population is small however, it is listed as Vulnerable.

Population size: 270-330

Population trend: Stable

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 29,600 km2

Country endemic: Yes

Land-mass type - oceanic island
Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Marine biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Buteo galapagoensis. Downloaded from on 04/06/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 04/06/2023.