Slaty-mantled goshawk

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Slaty-mantled goshawk
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Accipitriformes
Family: Accipitridae
Genus: Accipiter
Species: A. luteoschistaceus
Binomial name
Accipiter luteoschistaceus
Rothschild & Hartert, 1926

The slaty-mantled goshawk (Accipiter luteoschistaceus), also known as the slaty-mantled sparrowhawk, or slaty-backed sparrowhawk is a species of bird of prey in the family Accipitridae. It is endemic to Papua New Guinea. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest. It is threatened by habitat loss.

References[edit]

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