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2013 08 2nd 002 enh

Observed: 2nd August 2013 By: shedale54shedale54’s reputation in Birdsshedale54’s reputation in Birds
2013 08 2nd 002 enh
Description:

Body about the size of a blackbird but with noticeably long legs. Somehow didn't look like the sparrowhawk that usually visits the garden. Could it be something else?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Sparrowhawk interacts

Comments

ar8922's picture

Scientific name

Hi Sheila, I think it is a Sparrowhawk but you should use the 'Get recommended' button to add the scientific name to your identification.

browntrumpet's picture

Juvie

It's a juvenile which is why it will look different to others seen before.
It's size marks it out as a male.