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New Guinea Hawk-Eagle

Hieraaetus weiskei (Reichenow, A 1900)

The pygmy eagle or New Guinea hawk-eagle is a bird of prey found in New Guinea. Its natural habitats are primarily subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical moist montane forest. It was the smallest species of eagle. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Accipitriformes
Family:
  Accipitridae
Genus:
   Hieraaetus
Scientific:
  Hieraaetus weiskei


Original description

Citation:
  (Reichenow, A 1900)

Reference:
   Orn. Monatsber. 8 p.185

Protonym:
  Eutolmaetus weiskei

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32584172


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  BB8B4113CDE5393D

Avibase ID:
  avibase-BB8B4113

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/BB8B4113


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 824063

Geographic range:

  • Hieraaetus weiskei: New Guinea; vagrant to Moluccas (Halmahera and Seram)
English:
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle
Catalan:
Àguila de Weiske
Danish:
Ny Guinea-dværgørn
German:
Papuazwergadler
Spanish:
Águila Papú
Spanish (Spain):
Águila papú
Finnish:
uudenguineanpikkukotka
French:
Aigle de Weiske
Croatian:
papuanski orao
Japanese (romaji):
kobitokumataka
Japanese:
コビトクマタカ
Dutch:
Papoeadwergarend
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Pygméørn
Norwegian:
Pygméørn
Polish:
orzełek nowogwinejski
Portuguese:
águia-anã
Russian:
Новогвинейский орёл-карлик
Slovak:
orol novoguinejský
Serbian:
Pigmejski orao
Swedish:
pygméörn
Ukrainian:
орел-карлик новогвінейський
Chinese:
侏隼雕
Chinese (Traditional):
新幾內亞小鵰


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
New Guinea Hawk-eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
New Guinea Hawk-eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
New Guinea Hawk-eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
New Guinea Hawk-eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
New Guinea Hawk-eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
New Guinea Hawk-eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
New Guinea Hawk-eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
New Guinea Hawk-eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
New Guinea Hawk-eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Aquila morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Aquila morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Aquila morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Aquila morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Aquila morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Aquila morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Aquila morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Aquila morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Little Eagle (Pygmy) ( Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
New Guinea Hawk-Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Hieraaëtus morphnoïdes weiskei [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Pygmy Eagle ( Hieraaetus weiskei) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Hieraaetus weiskei [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Hieraaetus [morphnoides or weiskei] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

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Catalan: Àguila de Weiske
Danish: Ny Guinea-dværgørn
German: Neuguinea-Habichtsadler, Papuazwergadler
English: Little Eagle (Pygmy), New Guinea Hawk-eagle, Pygmy Eagle
English, HBW: Pygmy Eagle
English (IOC): Pygmy Eagle
English (United States): Pygmy Eagle
Spanish: Águila Papú, Águila papúa
Spanish (Spain): Águila papú, Águila Papúa
Spanish (HBW): Pygmy Eagle
Finnish: uudenguineanpikkukotka
French: Aigle de Weiske, Aigle nain (de Weiske)
Croatian: papuanski orao
Indonesian: Elang Kalimantan
Japanese (romaji): kobitokumataka
Japanese: コビトクマタカ
Mongolian, Halh: бүргэдэй
Scientific: Aquila morphnoides weiskei, Eutolmaetus weiskei, Hieraaetus morphnoides weiskei, Hieraaëtus morphnoïdes weiskei, Hieraaetus weiskei
Mongolian: бүргэдэй
Dutch: Papoeadwergarend
Norwegian Nynorsk: Pygméørn
Norwegian: Pygméørn
Polish: orzełek nowogwinejski
Portuguese: águia-anã
Portuguese (Portugal): águia-anã
Russian: Новогвинейский орёл-карлик
Slovak: orol novoguinejský
Serbian: Pigmejski orao
Swedish: pygméörn
Turkish: Yeni Gine küçük kartalı
Ukrainian: орел-карлик новогвінейський
Chinese: 侏隼雕
Chinese (Traditional): 新幾內亞小鵰

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