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Variable Goshawk Accipiter hiogaster griseogularis   - Adult
Variable Goshawk
Photographer : © Irfan Rosyadi
Location :100 feet from the edge of Tolire Lake, Ternate Island, North Maluku, Indonesia
Date : 20 February 2011
English synonyms:Rufous-breasted Goshawk, Varied Goshawk, Vinous-chested Goshawk, Grey-throated Goshawk (griseogularis, mortyi, obiensis), Gray-throated Goshawk (griseogularis, mortyi, obiensis), Grey Goshawk, Gray Goshawk, White Goshawk, Seram Goshawk (hiogaster), Buru Goshawk (pallidiceps), Tenggara Goshawk (albiventris, polionotus, sylvestris)
Bird Family :Accipitrinae - Hawks, Bazas, Honey-buzzards, Eagles, Kites, Vultures, Harriers & Buzzards
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Not Evaluated
Remarks :The bird was perched on a short branch of a Eugenia bunius tree. - IR
Taxonomic Notes :Split from now extralimital Accipiter novaeseelandiae (of Australia) following Ferguson-Lees et al Raptors (2001) London: Christopher Helm.
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