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Black Sparrowhawk Alternate name
Accipiter melanoleucus Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
40 – 54 cm Length
Plantations, urban areas, lowland moist forest, montane moist forest dry shrubland, often near water:- rivers, streams, creeks. Range follow link Habitat
Altitude
Range
2 - 4 eggs incubation 34 - 38, fledging 37 - 47 days. Clutch
Birds, mammals & reptiles. Food  
  Habits
3446  - TSN: 175330 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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  Afrikaans: Swartsperwer
Czech: Jestráb cervenohrbetý, jestřáb červenohřbetý
Danish: Sorthvid Duehřg
German: Mohrenhabicht, Trauerhabicht
English: Black Goshawk, Black Sparrow Hawk, Black Sparrowhawk, Black-and-white Goshawk, Black-and-white Sparrowhawk, Black-mantled Goshawk, Great Goshawk, Great Sparrow Hawk, Great Sparrowhawk, Pied Goshawk
Spanish: Azor Blanco y Negro, Azor Blanquinegro
Estonian: pugal-kanakull
Finnish: Mustakanahaukka
French: Autour noir, Épervier pie
Italian: Astore nero, Sparviero bianco e nero
Japanese: oohaitaka
Japanese: オオハイタカ
Kwangali: Kakodi Gomusovangani
Latin: Accipiter melanoleucus
Lithuanian: Tamsusis viétvanagis
Dutch: Zwarte Havik
Norwegian: Nonnehauk
Polish: jastrzab czarno-bialy, jastrząb czarno-biały
Portuguese: Açor-preto
Russian: Черно-Белый Ястреб, Чёрно-белый ястреб
Slovak: jastrab cierno-biely, jastrab čierno-biely
Shona: Rukodzi
Swedish: Större sparvhök
Swahili: Kipanga Mweusi
Chinese: 黑鹰

Range:- Angola, Benin, Botswana, , Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Democratic Rep. of Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Pemba Island, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zanzibar, & Zimbabwe.

Sub-species

Accipiter melanoleucus melanoleucus
Accipiter melanoleucus temminckii

 

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