Sharp-shinned hawk (Accipiter striatus)

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Sharp-shinned hawk fact file

Sharp-shinned hawk description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderFalconiformes
FamilyAccipitridae
GenusAccipiter (1)

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Sharp-shinned hawk status

Classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org/
  2. CITES (August, 2009)
    http://www.cites.org/
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Sharp-shinned hawk resting on a branch  
Sharp-shinned hawk resting on a branch

© Jim Zipp / www.ardea.com

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59 Tranquil Vale
London
SE3 0BS
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 208 318 1401
ardea@ardea.co.uk
http://www.ardea.com

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