Grey-bellied hawk

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Grey-bellied hawk
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Accipitriformes
Family: Accipitridae
Genus: Accipiter
Species: A. poliogaster
Binomial name
Accipiter poliogaster
(Temminck, 1824)
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Location where the Grey-bellied Hawk can be found (South America only)

The grey-bellied hawk or grey-bellied goshawk (Accipiter poliogaster) is a species of bird of prey in the family Accipitridae.

Description[edit]

It is black with a pale grey belly, orange eyes and yellow feet. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela.

Habitat[edit]

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

References[edit]

  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Accipiter poliogaster". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.