Spot-winged falconet

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Spot-winged falconet
Spiziapteryx circumcincta 1862.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Falconiformes
Family: Falconidae
Subfamily: Falconinae
Genus: Spiziapteryx
Kaup, 1852
Species: S. circumcincta
Binomial name
Spiziapteryx circumcincta
(Kaup, 1852)
Spiziapteryx circumcincta distribution map.svg

The spot-winged falconet (Spiziapteryx circumcincta) is a species of bird of prey in the Falconidae family. It is monotypic within the genus Spiziapteryx.[2] It is found in Argentina, southeastern Bolivia, Paraguay, and Uruguay, where its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical dry shrubland.[1]


  1. ^ a b BirdLife International (2012). "Spiziapteryx circumcincta". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.
  2. ^ "ITIS Report: Spiziapteryx". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 11 August 2014.

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