Levant Sparrowhawk

Accipiter brevipes - Épervier à pieds courts

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Accipitriformes

  • Family
    :

    Accipitridés

  • Genus
    :

    Accipiter

  • Species
    :

    brevipes

Descriptor

Severtsov, 1850

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 38 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 64 à 80 cm.
  • Weight
    : 135 à 275 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Levant Sparrowhawk (Accipiter brevipes) is a species of bird in the Accipitridae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Épervier à pieds courts,
  • Gavilán Griego,
  • Gavião do Levante,
  • Kurzfangsperber,
  • Kis héja,
  • Balkansperwer,
  • Sparviere levantino,
  • Balkanhök,
  • Balkanhauk,
  • jastrab krátkoprstý,
  • krahujec krátkoprstý,
  • Balkanhøg,
  • sirovarpushaukka,
  • esparver grec,
  • Stúfhaukur,
  • krogulec krótkonogi,
  • īskāju vanags,
  • kratkonogi skobec,
  • Европейский тювик,
  • レバントハイタカ,
  • 东雀鹰,
  • 東方雀鷹,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Temperate ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Mediterranean-type Shrubby Vegetation ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations, Rural Gardens, Urban Areas

Geographic range

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