The Great Black Hawk (Buteogallus urubitinga) is a large raptor with a heavy body and long legs. This bird of prey is found throughout South America, Central America, and Mexico. The Great Black Hawk feeds primarily on reptiles, other small vertebrates, and large insects, and they often hunt on foot. Both sexes are similar in size and build, with the females being slightly larger than the males.
- Coccyx has three broken transverse processes.
- Hyoid is missing 2 segments
- Skull Length 9.4cm (3.7in)
- Skull Width 5cm (2in)
- Skull Height 4cm (1.6in)