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Imitator Sparrowhawk

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Alternate name
Accipiter imitator Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
28-33 cm Length
Tropical lowland moist forest, [0 - 400 m] 1,000 m].   Endemic to . Melanesia:-  Papua New Guinea:-  Solomons archipelago:- Solomon Islands:- Bougainville, Choiseul Province, Guadalcanal Province, Isabel Province, Western Province.
Birds, mammals, reptiles & large insects.. Food  
3421 - TSN: 558395 - Sub-species World Number
Vulnerable Status

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Czech: Krahujec cernobílý, krahujec černobílý
Danish: Imitator Spurvehřg
German: Trughabicht
English: Imatator Sparrowhawk, Imitator Goshawk, Imitator Hawk, Imitator Sparrow Hawk, Imitator Sparrowhawk, Little Pied Goshawk, Little Pied Sparrowhawk
Spanish: Gavilán Imitador, Gavilán imitator
Estonian: samet-raudkull
Finnish: Matkijalintuhaukka
French: Autour imitateur
Italian: Sparviere imitatore, Sparviero imitatore
Japanese: shirokuroootaka
Japanese: シロクロオオタカ
Latin: Accipiter eichorni, Accipiter imitator
Dutch: Bonte Sperwer
Norwegian: Hermehauk
Polish: krogulec zalobny, krogulec żałobny
Russian: Ястреб-имитатор
Slovak: jastrab cierny
Swedish: Härmhök
Chinese: 拟雀鹰



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