Taxon profile


Sharp-shinned Hawk
Accipiter striatus Vieillot, 1808

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

Least Concern LC


Accipiter striatus - Sharp-shinned Hawk

Author: Dewhurst, Donna

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 7

subspecies Accipiter striatus fringilloides Vigors, 1827
subspecies Accipiter striatus madrensis Storer, 1952
subspecies Accipiter striatus perobscurus Snyder, 1938
subspecies Accipiter striatus striatus Vieillot, 1808
subspecies Accipiter striatus suttoni van Rossem, 1939
subspecies Accipiter striatus velox (A. Wilson, 1812)
subspecies Accipiter striatus venator Wetmore, 1914

Links and literature

EN AOU Checklist of North and Middle American Birds 2013 [], North American Classification Committee (NACC) [as Accipiter striatus]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Bird Life 3 [22734130]

Bird Life [] [as Accipiter striatus Vieillot, 1807]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Accipiter striatus Vieillot, 1808]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2021
EN Remsen J. V. Jr., Cadena C. D., Jaramillo A., Nores M., Pacheco J. F., Pérez-Emán J., Robbins M. B., Stiles F. G., Stotz D. F. and Zimmer K. J. (2002-2013): Classification of the bird species of South America 17 March 2013 [], American Ornithologists' Union [as Accipiter striatus]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
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 striatus Vieillot, 1808]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Accipiter striatus Vieillot, 1807]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Accipiter striatus]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013
Fenneman J. (2007): British Columbia Bird Checklist [as Accipiter striatus]
Data retrieved on: 25 January 2009

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