World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Pinsker's hawk-eagle

Article Id: WHEBN0033654287
Reproduction Date:

Title: Pinsker's hawk-eagle  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Spizaetus, Philippine hawk-eagle, List of birds of the Philippines, Eagle
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Pinsker's hawk-eagle

Pinsker's hawk-eagle
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Accipitriformes
Family: Accipitridae
Genus: Nisaetus
Species: N. pinskeri
Binomial name
Nisaetus pinskeri
Preleuthner and Gamauf, 1998

The Pinsker's hawk-eagle is a species of bird of prey in the Accipitridae family.[1][2][3] It is endemic to the Philippines. It is most closely related to the Philippine hawk-eagle, with some taxonomists still considering it a subspecies.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

References

  1. ^ Gamauf A, Gjershaug JO, Rov N, Kvaly K and Haring E (2005). "Species or subspecies? The dilemma of taxonomic ranking of some South-East Asian hawk-eagles (genus Spizaetus)". Bird Conservation International 15: 99–117.  
  2. ^ Gamauf A, Preleuthner M & W. Pinsker (1998). "Distribution and field identification of Philippine birds of prey: 1. Philippine Hawk Eagle (Spizaetus philippensis) and Changeable Hawk Eagle (Spizaetus cirrhatus)" (PDF). Forktail 14: 1–11. 
  3. ^ Preleuthner, M. and Gamauf, A. (1998). ) and its future prospects."Spizaetus philippensis"A possible new subspecies of the Philippine Hawk-eagle ( (PDF). J. Raptor Res. 32 (2): 126–135. 
  • Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, B.L. Sullivan, C. L. Wood, and D. Roberson. 2011. The Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.6

External links

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.