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Eurasian Sparrowhawk
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Male capturing Common Starling
Front view of bird of prey with barred underparts, yellow eyes and hooked bill
Female
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Inopinaves
Clade: Afroaves
Superorder: Accipitrimorphae
Order: Accipitriformes
Family: Accipitridae
Subfamily: Accipitrinae
Tribe: Accipitrini
Genus: Accipiter
Species: A. nisus
Binomial name
Accipiter nisus
(Linnaeus, 1758)
Subspecies

A. n. granti
A. n. melaschistos
A. n. nisosimilis
A. n. nisus
A. n. punicus
A. n. wolterstorffi

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Range of A. nisus      Breeding summer visitor range     Resident year-round range     Non-breeding winter visitor range

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