Taxon profile


Frances's Sparrowhawk
Accipiter francesiae A. Smith, 1834

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

Scientific synonyms

Accipiter francesii Smith, 1834

Other names

= Anjouan Island Sparrow Hawk
= Frances's Goshawk

Least Concern LC

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Accipiter francesiae brutus (Schlegel, 1865)
subspecies Accipiter francesiae francesiae A. Smith, 1834
subspecies Accipiter francesiae griveaudi Benson, 1960
subspecies Accipiter francesiae 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 Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Accipiter francesiae Smith, A, 1834]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2021
EN 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
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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