English Name Dwarf Sparrowhawk@
Scientific Name Tachyspiza nana
German Name Archboldsperber
Spanish Name Gavilancito de Célebes
French Name Épervier des Célèbes
Dwarf Sparrowhawk@
Peters Family Name ACCIPITRIDAE(Acciptrinae):Hawks,Eagles Order 537.0
Sibley Monroe Family Name ACCIPITRIDAE(Accipitrinae):Hawks,Eagles Order 3479.0
Gill Family Name ACCIPITRIDAE:Hawks,Eagles and Kites Order 709.0
New 2013 Family Name ACCIPITRIDAE,Tachypizinae:Tachyspiza Hawks Order 562.0
English Synonyms
  • Celebes Little Sparrowhawk
  • Celebes Sparrowhawk
  • Sulawesi Dwarf Sparrowhawk
#Accipiter virgatus confusus {Philippines:Luzon.Mindoro.Negros.Catanduanes}
Authority (Blasius 1897)
Habitat primary hill and mountain forest;550-2000m
Breeding "Only one nest known;discovered in Jun;egg found beneath same nest in Aug." (HBW,2,p.155)