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West African Little Sparrowhawk Alternate name
Accipiter erythropus Scientific name 
Accipitriformes   Order
Acciptridae Family   
25-30cm Length
Lowland moist forest & savanna, in:- Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Democratic Rep. of Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Equatorial Guinea, Liberia, Mauritania, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo, and Uganda Habitat
Large insects,Birds, mammals & reptiles. Food   Diet
3426 - TSN: 175318 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

Birds of East Africa by Terry Stevenson & John Fanshane.

Illustrated by Brian Small John Gale, Norman Arlott all rights reserved

Czech: Krahujec rudonoh?br> Danish: R?benet Spurveh?
German: Waldsperber
English: Red thighed Sparrowhawk, Red-thighed Sparrow Hawk, Red-thighed Sparrowhawk, Red-thighed Western Little Sparrow Hawk, West African Little Sparrowhawk, Western Little Sparrowhawk
Spanish: Azor Chico de Patas Rojas, Gavilancito Muslirrojo
Estonian: punajalg-v?bkull
Finnish: Kongonvarpushaukka
French: ?ervier ?pattes rouges, ?ervier de Hartlaub
Italian: Sparviere zamperosse, Sparviero dai calzoni rossi
Japanese: nishiafurikatsumi, nishihimehaitaka
Japanese: ニシアフリカツミ, ニシヒメハイタカ
Latin: Accipiter erythropus
Dutch: Westafrikaanse Dwergsperwer, West-Afrikaanse Dwergsperwer
Norwegian: Jungelhauk
Polish: krogulec tropikalny
Russian: Краснобёдрый ястреб, Красноногий ястреб
Slovak: jastrab cervenonoh? jastrab červenonoh?br> Swedish: Broksparvh?
Chinese: 红腿雀鹰


Accipiter erythropus erythropus
Accipiter erythropus hartlaubi
Accipiter erythropus sharpei
Accipiter erythropus zenkeri


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