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Ovambo Sparrowhawk

Accipiter ovampensis Gurney, JH, 1875

The Ovambo or Ovampo Sparrowhawk (Accipiter ovampensis) is a species of bird of prey in the Accipitridae family. It is found in Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Accipitriformes
Family:
  Accipitridae
Genus:
  Accipiter

Scientific:
  Accipiter ovampensis

Citation:
  Gurney, JH, 1875

Reference:
  Ibis p.367 pl.6

Protonym:
  Accipiter ovampensis

Avibase ID:
  BAE916831E3E9167

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/BAE91683

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175335

Geographic range:

  • Accipiter ovampensis: Locally in savanna and thornscrub of Africa south of the Sahara
English:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk
Czech:
krahujec ovampský
German:
Ovambosperber
Danish:
Ovampospurvehøg
Spanish:
Gavilán del Ovampo
Finnish:
savannilintuhaukka
French:
Épervier des Ovampos
Italian:
Sparviere dell'Ovampo
Japanese:
sabannahaitaka
Japanese:
サバンナハイタカ
Dutch:
Ovambosperwer
Norwegian:
Ovambohauk
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Ovambohauk
Polish:
krogulec szary
Portuguese:
Gavião do Ovambo
Russian:
Краснобокий перепелятник
Slovak:
jastrab ovambský
Swedish:
ovambohök
Ukrainian:
Яструб намібійський
Chinese:
赞比亚雀鹰


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Épervier des Ovampos ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Épervier de l'Ovampo ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Ovampo Sparrow Hawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Ovampo Sparrow Hawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Ovampo Sparrow Hawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Accipiter ovampensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Accipiter ovampensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Accipiter ovampensis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Ovampo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Ovambo Sparrowhawk ( Accipiter ovampensis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Accipiter ovampensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Accipiter ovampensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Ovambosperwer
Catalan: Esparver de l'Ovampo
Czech: Krahujec ovampský
Danish: Ovampospurvehøg
German: Ovambosperber
English: Hilgert's Sparrowhawk, Ovambo Sparrowhawk, Ovambo Sparrow-Hawk, Ovampo Sparrow Hawk, Ovampo Sparrowhawk, Red-thighed Sparrowhawk
English (IOC): Ovambo Sparrowhawk
English (Kenya): Ovambo Sparrowhawk
Spanish: Azor Ovampo, Gavilán del Ovampo
Spanish (Spain): Gavilán del Ovambo
Spanish (HBW): Ovambo Sparrowhawk
Estonian: savanni-raudkull
Finnish: Savannilintuhaukka
French: Epervier de l'Ovampo, Épervier de l'Ovampo, Épervier des Ovampos
Hungarian: ovampo karvaly
Italian: Sparviere dell'Ovampo, Sparviero di Ovampo
Japanese: sabannahaitaka
Japanese: サバンナハイタカ
Kwangali: Kakodi
Scientific: Accipiter hilgerti, Accipiter ovampensis
Lithuanian: Namibinis paukštvanagis
Dutch: Ovambosperwer, Ovambo-sperwer
Norwegian Nynorsk: Ovambohauk
Norwegian: Ovambohauk
Polish: Krogulec czarny, krogulec szary
Portuguese: Gavião do Ovambo, gavião-do-ovambo
Russian: Краснобокий перепелятник
Slovak: jastrab ovambský
Shona: Rukodzi
Swedish: Ovambohök
Swahili: Kipanga wa Ovambo
Tswana: Phakalane
Ukrainian: Яструб намібійський
Chinese: 南非雀鹰, 赞比亚雀鹰
Chinese (Traditional): 南非雀鷹

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