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Sharp-shinned Hawk

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Accipiter striatus Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
25 - 36 cm. [Wingspan: 53 - 71 cm] Length
Forest, savanna & shrubland, between 900 - 3700 m, Range follow link:- Caribbean and West Indies, North America, Central America & South America. Note there is confusion with Plain-breasted Hawk, White-breasted Hawk, Rufous-thighed Hawk, Habitat
Altitude
Range
4 to 5 eggs, incubation by the female 30 days, fledging in 16 to 23 days. The male provides food and defends the territory. Clutch
Birds, rarely rodents, lizards, frogs, snakes, and large insects. Food  
  Habits
3439 - TSN: 175304 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status
view photos Photo by Hikerboy45 © all rights reserved Sept 08

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

Sharp-shinned Hawk Ssp: velox.Richard E Webster Mexico Los Manzanos, Sierra San Pedro Martir, Baja California, XC71967

Video by  billr444 © all rights reserved

AKA:- Czech: Krahujec americký
Danish: Amerikansk Spurvehøg
German: Eckschwanzsperber
English: Sharpshin, Sharp-shinned Hawk
Spanish: Azor Cordillerano, Azor Rojizo, Esparvero Común, Gavilán Americano, Gavilán Chico, Gavilán Pajarero, gavilán pecho rufo, gavilán pecho-rufo, Guaraguaíto de Sierra
Spanish (Argentine): Esparvero Común
Spanish (Colombia): Azor Cordillerano
Spanish (Costa Rica): Gavilán pajarero
Spanish (Cuba): Gavilancito
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Guaraguaíto de Sierra
Spanish (Honduras): Gavilán pajarero
Spanish (Mexico): Gavilán Pajarero, gavilán pecho rufo, gavilán pecho-rufo
Spanish (Nicaragua): Gavilán Pajarero
Spanish (Uruguay): Gavilán Chico
Estonian: valgekõht-raudkull
Finnish: Amerikanvarpushaukka
French: Épervier brun
Haitian Creole French: Malfini mouchè
Italian: Sparviero striato americano
Japanese: ashibosohaitaka
Japanese: アシボソハイタカ
Latin: Accipiter striatus
Dutch: Amerikaanse Sperwer
Norwegian: Tverrhalehauk
Polish: Krogulec kanadyjski, krogulec zmienny, Krogulec zmieny
Portuguese: gavião-caçador, Gaviao-miudo, gavião-miúdo, gavião-papa-pinto, gaviãozinho
Portuguese (Brazil): gavião-caçador, gavião-miúdo, gavião-papa-pinto, gaviãozinho
Russian: Полосатый ястреб
Slovak: jastrab ciarkavý, jastrab čiarkavý
Swedish: Amerikansk sparvhök
Chinese: 纹腹鹰

Range Note

North America

USA:- Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, North Carolina, South Carolina, Colorado, Connecticut, North Dakota, South Dakota, ,Delaware Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire New Jersey, , Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, Wyoming.

Canada:- Alaska, Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Yukon,]

Saint Pierre and Miquelon

The Caribbean and West Indies:- Bahamas, Bermuda, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Leeward Islands, Lesser Antilles, Puerto Rico, Turks and Caicos Islands,  Virgin Islands
 

Central America

Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, [Mexico:- Baja California Norte, Baja California Sur, Chiapas, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Guerrero, Islas Revillagigedo, Michoacán, Oaxaca, Puebla, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tabasco, Tamaulipas, Tlaxcala, Veracruz, Yucatán Peninsula.,]  Nicaragua, Panama

South America

Argentina

Buenos Aires

Brazil

Center-West Brazil:- Federal District, Goiás, Mato Grosso,Mato Grosso do Sul.

North Brazil:- Tocantins

Northeast Brazil:- Bahia, Ceará Piauí

South Brazii:-  Paraná, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina,

Southeast Brazil:- Espírito Santo, Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo,

Sub-species
Accipiter striatus [chionogaster or madrensis]
Accipiter striatus [striatus Group]
Accipiter striatus [striatus]
Accipiter striatus [velox Group]
Accipiter striatus [velox]
Accipiter striatus chionogaster
Accipiter striatus chionogaster/madrensis
Accipiter striatus erythronemius
Accipiter striatus fringilloides
Accipiter striatus madrensis
Accipiter striatus perobscurus
Accipiter striatus striatus
Accipiter striatus suttoni
Accipiter striatus velox
Accipiter striatus venator
Accipiter striatus ventralis
Accipiter striatus/cooperii
 

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