Integrated Taxonomic Information System - Report

Go to Print Version

Accipiter hiogaster  (S. Muller, 1841)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 824015

(Download Help) Accipiter hiogaster TSN 824015

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Variable Goshawk [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderAccipitriformes  – éperviers, Hawks  
                            FamilyAccipitridae Vigors, 1824 – Eagles, Hawks, Kites, aigles, buses, éperviers  
                               GenusAccipiter Brisson, 1760 – Bird Hawks  
                                  SpeciesAccipiter hiogaster (S. Muller, 1841) – Variable Goshawk  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster albiventris (Salvadori, 1876)  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster bougainvillei (Rothschild & Hartert, 1905)  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster dampieri (Gurney, 1882)  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster griseogularis (G. R. Gray, 1861)  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster hiogaster (S. Muller, 1841)  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster lavongai Mayr, 1945  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster leucosomus (Sharpe, 1874)  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster lihirensis Stresemann, 1933  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster malaitae Mayr, 1931  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster manusi Mayr, 1945  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster matthiae Mayr, 1945  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster misoriensis (Salvadori, 1876)  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster misulae Mayr, 1940  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster mortyi Hartert, 1925  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster obiensis (Hartert, 1903)  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster pallidiceps (Salvadori, 1879)  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster pallidimas Mayr, 1940  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster polionotus (Salvadori, 1889)  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster pulchellus (E. P. Ramsay, 1882)  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster rubianae (Rothschild & Hartert, 1905)  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster rufoschistaceus (Rothschild & Hartert, 1902)  
                                     Subspecies Accipiter hiogaster sylvestris Wallace, 1864  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: IOC World Bird List, Master List v2.9, website (version 2.9)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Master list and sub-lists are maintained at, and 'virtually replace' Gill & Wright 2006 (Birds of the World, Recommended English Names)   
  Reference for: Accipiter hiogaster, Variable Goshawk [English]   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.02.25, website (version 25-Feb-11)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Accipiter hiogaster   
  Publication Date:    
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.:    
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for:    

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division:    






 Subordinate Taxa  Rank  Verified Standards Met  Verified Min Standards Met  Unverified Percent Standards Met

A gray graphic bar
Search on:  Any Name or TSN  Common Name  Scientific Name  TSN

Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. However, it is not a legal authority for statutory or regulatory purposes. While every effort has been made to provide the most reliable and up-to-date information available, ultimate legal requirements with respect to species are contained in provisions of treaties to which the United States is a party, wildlife statutes, regulations, and any applicable notices that have been published in the Federal Register. For further information on U.S. legal requirements with respect to protected taxa, please contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

A gray bar