• BirdForum is the net's largest birding community dedicated to wild birds and birding, and is absolutely FREE!

    Register for an account to take part in lively discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.

Imitator Sparrowhawk - BirdForum Opus


Stub.png This article is incomplete.
This article is missing one or more sections. You can help the BirdForum Opus by expanding it.
Stub.png


Alternative name: Imitator Goshawk

Accipiter imitator

Identification

28-33 cm. Small, pied hawk with black and white throat. Adult jet-black above, the throat and breast either black or white. Reddish-brown iris. Immatures mottled rufous with fine black barring on underparts.

Distribution

Bismarck Archipelago and Solomon Islands.

Taxonomy

Habitat

Dense rainforest.

Behaviour

External Links

Top