Male Adult Eurasian Sparrowhawk

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Colouring Blue-grey upper,barred orange lower, yellow eye
Voice Thin & squealing
Feeds on Small birds
Flight Straight, alternating wingbeats & glides
Nesting Tree
Social Family Groups
Male Adult Eurasian Sparrowhawk
Male Adult Eurasian Sparrowhawk
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Page Last Updated 10/25/2019 10:50:01 AM
Base Information
Sex Male
Age Adult
Status Secure
Order Accipitriformes
Family Accipitridae
Species Accipiter nisus
Category Birds of Prey
StdName Eurasian Sparrowhawk
Vital Statistics
Length 11.0 to 15.7 ins
Weight 5.3 to 11.3 ozs
Wingspan 23.6 to 31.5 ins
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape Hooked
Tail Length Long
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
Region NANNorth America
Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Male Adult Eurasian Sparrowhawk (Species=Accipiter nisus / Standard Name=Eurasian Sparrowhawk)