Genus ACCIPITER

Accipiter Brisson, Orn., vol. i, pp. 28, 310, 1760. Type by taut., Accipiter accipiter Brisson = Falco nisus Linn.

Nisus Lacepede, Tabl. Ois., p. 4, 1799 (Daudin, 1802). Type by taut., Falco nisus Linn.

Ierax Forster, Synop. Cat. Birds Brit., p. 2, 1817. Type by orig, desig., Falco nisus Linn.

Ierax Vigors, Zool. Jour., vol. i, p. 328, 1824. Type by mon., Falco nisus Linn.

Fringillarius Jameson, Calcutta Jour. Nat. Hist., vol. i, p. 324, 1839; alternative name for Accipiter.

Hieraspiza Kaup, Class. Sang. u. Vogel, p. 116, 1844. Type by mon., E. virgatus Temm.— Falco caerulescens Linn.

Cooperastur Bonaparte, Rev. Mag. de Zool., Oct-Nov. 1854, p. 538, Type by taut., Falco cooperii Bonaparte.

Leptohierax Sundevall, Of v. K. Vetensk. Akad. Forh., vol. ii, p. 24, 1874 ; new name for Cooperastur Bonaparte.

Paraspizias Mathews, Birds Austral., vol. v, p. 74, 1915. Type by orig, desig., Sparvius ocrocephalus Vieillot.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds. Synonymy(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.7 1930.
Title in Book: 
Genus ACCIPITER
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1930
Page No: 
424
M_ID: 
2832
M_SN: 
Accipiter
Volume: 
Vol. 7
Term name: 
id: 
8226

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