Taxon profile


Frances's Goshawk
Accipiter francesii Smith, 1834

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Accipitriformes »  family Accipitridae - kites, hawks and eagles »  genus Accipiter

Scientific synonyms

Accipiter francesiae A. Smith, 1834

Other names

= Anjouan Island Sparrow Hawk
= Frances's Sparrowhawk

Least Concern

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Accipiter francesii brutus (Schlegel, 1865)
subspecies Accipiter francesii francesii Smith, 1834
subspecies Accipiter francesii griveaudi Benson, 1960
subspecies Accipiter francesii pusillus (Gurney, 1875) - Anjouan Island Sparrow Hawk

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22695508]

Bird Life [] [as Accipiter francesiae Smith, 1834]
Data retrieved on: 3 December 2018
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [53051]

del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Accipiter francesiae A. Smith, 1834]
Data retrieved on: 3 December 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Accipiter francesiae Smith, A, 1834]
Data retrieved on: 17 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Accipiter francesii Smith, 1834]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Accipiter francesii]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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