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Male Sparrowhawk

Observed: 13th May 2012 By: Paul FosterPaul Foster’s reputation in BirdsPaul Foster’s reputation in BirdsPaul Foster’s reputation in BirdsPaul Foster’s reputation in Birds
PFK52924
Description:
Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Eurasian Sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus) interacts

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Male

The irregular barring on the upper breast and the pale supercilium suggest it is a young bird. There is a bit of redness coming through on the face, though, so I reckon you are right with it being a male.

Ian
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