Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: Red-thighed Sparrowhawk

Red-thighed Sparrowhawk Accipiter erythropus

Described by: Hartlaub (1855)
Alternate common name(s): Western Little Sparrowhawk, Red-thighed Sparrow Hawk
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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W. and c. tropical Africa;
(1) Senegambia, Guinea-Bissau, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin and Nigeria.
(2) S. Cameroon, Gabon, Congo to sw. Central African Republic, Zaire, w. Uganda and cw. Angola.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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