Tuesday 18 June
Sydney hawk (Austrocordulia leonardi)
- The Sydney hawk is a rare species and only 11 adults have ever been recorded.
- Native to New South Wales in Australia, the Sydney hawk is only known from three locations in the Sydney region.
- A freshwater species, the Sydney hawk favours shady, slow-flowing rivers.
Sydney hawk fact file
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Sydney hawk description
Information on the Sydney hawk is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.Top
Sydney hawk status
Classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1).Top
This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
IUCN Red List (September, 2009)
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