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  • Grey Goshawk

  • Accipiter novaehollandiae
  • The Grey Goshawk is a medium-sized, stocky raptor, with two colour forms. The grey form has a grey head and upperparts, with white underparts barred grey on the chest. The rounded wings are grey above, white below, and have darker wingtips. The medium length tail is grey above and white below, barred grey. The white form is pure white all over and is often known as the White Goshawk. Both forms have a dark red eye and yellow legs and feet.

  • Photos link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/viewphotos.php?c=678
  • Song link
  • « Back to Catalog
  • Grey Goshawk

  • The Grey Goshawk is a medium-sized, stocky raptor, with two colour forms. The grey form has a grey head and upperparts, with white underparts barred grey on the chest. The rounded wings are grey above, white below, and have darker wingtips. The medium length tail is grey above and white below, barred grey. The white form is pure white all over and is often known as the White Goshawk. Both forms have a dark red eye and yellow legs and feet.

  • Formerly or also known as
  • Scientific name
  • Accipiter novaehollandiae
  • Former scientific name
    RAOU number
  • 220
  • Size
  • 40-55cm
  • Period in district
  • Song group
  • Song link
  • Photos link
  • http://www.graemechapman.com.au/library/viewphotos.php?c=678
  • Description link
  • http://birdlife.org.au/bird-profile/grey-goshawk