Rufous-necked Sparrowhawk
02 13 124 Accipiter erythrauchen erythrauchen
Range Maluku Islands of Indonesia.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Accipitriformes
Family Accipitridae
Genus Accipiter
Species Accipiter erythrauchen
Conservation Status
Near Threatened

The Rufous-necked sparrowhawk (Accipiter erythrauchen), is a species of bird of prey in the Accipitridae family. It is endemic to the Maluku Islands of Indonesia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.


It is mostly grey with a rufous neck with yellow feet and yellow black-tipped bill. The juvenile is brown.

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