Hawks and Eagles (Accipitridae)

Ovambo Sparrowhawk (Accipiter ovampensis) - HBW 2, p. 158

French: Épervier de l'Ovampo German: Ovambosperber Spanish: Gavilán del Ovampo
Other common names: Ovampo Sparrowhawk

Taxonomy: Accipiter ovampensis Gurney, 1875, Okavango River, Ovamboland, Namibia.
May belong in the A. nisus superspecies, but relationships uncertain. Monotypic.

Distribution: Senegambia, Sierra Leone and Ghana E to Ethiopia and S to Angola, N Namibia, N Botswana and N South Africa.

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