Chinese Goshawk (Accipiter soloensis) - HBW 2, p. 149
French: Épervier de Horsfield
Spanish: Gavilán Ranero
Other common names: Horsfield's Sparrowhawk, Grey Frog Hawk, Grey Goshawk(!)
Taxonomy: Falco Soloënsis Horsfield, 1821, Solo, Java.
Sometimes considered to form superspecies with A. badius, A. brevipes, A. butleri and A. francesii. Monotypic.
Distribution: S Ussuriland and Korea; C & E China and Taiwan. Winters from extreme SE China and Hainan, S through Indochina, Philippines and Indonesia to W New Guinea and occasionally W Micronesia.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
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Locality Heuksan-do Island, Jeollanam-do Province, South Korea
AurélienAudevard 9 May 2009 3 years ago 4.4
This migrating bird is perching on a tree
Locality Po Toi Island, Po Toi islands, Hong Kong
LouisCheung 1 April 2009 4 years ago 4.3
A bird soaring
Locality Picop, Surigao del Sur Province, Mindanao, Philippines (Monotypic species)
Frederic Pelsy 14 March 2013 3 weeks ago ADDED LAST MONTH 4
The Chinese Goshawk pearching on branch near the popular pier on Po Toi Island, Hong Kong.
Locality Po Toi islands, Hong Kong
William IP 28 April 2013 7 weeks ago 4
Juvenile in flight
Locality Bukit Paralayang, West Java Province, Java (Indonesia) (Monotypic species)
Khaleb Yordan 25 October 2012 31 weeks ago 3.7
A flying bird.
Locality North Sulawesi, Sulawesi (Monotypic species)
mehdhalaouate 10 November 2005 3 years ago 3.3
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