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File Name & Identifier

variable_goshawk_40494.jpg
ID: 40494

Location

Christmas Island
Indian Ocean Territories
Australia

Size of original (pixels)

Width: 2600
Height: 1950

Photographic data

Date: 6/9/06 2:50:10 PM
Aperture: f4.0
Shutter Speed: 1/250 sec
Focal Length: 500.0 mm

Note: Birdlife International treats the Christmas Island Goshawk as a subspecies of the Brown Goshawk (Accipiter fasciatus). Christidis & Boles consider it a subspsecies of the Variable Goshawk (A. hiogaster natalis) and maybe a species in its own right.


Christmas Island/Variable Goshawk variable_goshawk_40494.jpg

Photo of juvenile Christmas Island Goshawk.