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Accipiter nisus (Eurasian sparrowhawk)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Accipitridae

Taxonomy
Falco nisus was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant.

It was recombined as Accipiter nisus by Weesie (1988), Zelenkov et al. (2008), Clements et al. (2017) and Pavia et al. (2018).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Falco nisus Linnaeus p. 92
1988Accipiter nisus Weesie p. 17 figs. Pl 2, figs 6-8
2008Accipiter nisus Zelenkov et al.
2017Accipiter nisus Clements et al.
2018Accipiter nisus Pavia et al. p. 35 fig. 2J

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
RankNameAuthor
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Saurischia()
Theropoda()
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
orderAvetheropoda
suborderCoelurosauria
Maniraptora
Paraves
classAves
orderAccipitriformes
familyAccipitridaeViellot 1816
genusAccipiterBrisson 1760
speciesnisus()

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available