Baking: Hook-Billed Kite


Chindrohierax uncinatus

Length: 15-20 in Wingspan: 35-40 in Weight: 0.5-1 lbs


Male gray on back with gray barring on chest. female with orange barring and cheeks. Distinctive heavy bill with yellow accents.




Range map by Neotropical Birds

Cool Facts:

The Hook-Billed Kite is a hawk of tropical forests that feeds on tree snails. Large-billed and small-billed morphs are evenly distributed across their range and both sexes, likely an adaptation that allows the population to feed on different snail sizes.

Make your own bird cookies!

Cookie Recipe

Homemade cookie cutter guide


Neotropical Birds

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s